Meaning of mestiza

mes•ti•za

Pronunciation: (me-stē'zu, mi-), [key]
— n.
  1. a woman of racially mixed ancestry, esp., in Latin America, of mixed American Indian and European ancestry or, in the Philippines, of mixed native and foreign ancestry.
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