[mek-si-kuh n-uh-mer-i-kuh n] /ˈmɛk sɪ kən əˈmɛr ɪ kən/
Also, Mexican American. a citizen or resident of the U.S. of Mexican birth or descent; Chicano.
of or relating to Mexican-Americans or their culture; Chicano.
noun 1. . noun 1. a tropical American tree, Casimiroa edulis, of the rue family, having greenish, inconspicuous flowers and tomatolike fleshy fruit that is yellow on the inside and gray or yellowish-green on the outside.
noun 1. . noun 1. a large, stout-bodied, venomous lizard, Heloderma horridum, inhabiting western Mexico, having black, beadlike scales with yellow to pinkish spots and splotches.
noun 1. a hardy plant, Polygonum cuspidatum, of the buckwheat family, native to Japan, having small, greenish-white flowers and tending to escape from cultivation.
noun 1. a ladybird beetle, Epilachna varivestis, introduced into the U.S. from Mexico, that feeds on the foliage of the bean plant.