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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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(southwest US) A city neighborhood or a rural settlement inhabited predominantly by Mexicans or Mexican Americans.

Usage examples (37)
  • But getting in and out of our colonia is a real pita, wet or dry.
  • As luck would have it, this colonia is a very poor area for cell phone reception.
  • Oaxaca City: economic apartment for rent in colonia reforma
  • The most popular in my colonia is Electropura, at 18 pesos. for more
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