Meaning of independentista*

in•de•pen•den•tis•ta

Pronunciation: (ēn"de-pen"den-tēs'tä), [key]
— pl. -tas
  1. (esp. in Latin America) a person who supports or works toward political independence, esp. one supporting radical changes in an existing government or from an existing system of government.
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