Meaning of desaparecido*
Pronunciation: (Sp. de"sä-pä"re-sē'ô Port. de"zä-pä"ri-sē'd&oobreve Eng. des"&schwa-pär"&schwa-sē'dō), [key]
— pl. -dos
- one who has disappeared: used, esp. in Latin America, in referring to a person who has been secretly imprisoned or killed during a government's program of political suppression.