A|mer|i|ca|na [ ə,merı`kanə ] noun plural
objects, writings, stories, etc., from the U.S. that are considered to be typical of American traditions and history

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Americana — refers to artifacts of the culture of the United States, the history and folklore resultant from its westward expansion.Oxford English Dictionary, draft revision 2008 06] Examples of this culture include baseball, apple pie, Superman, the diner,… …   Wikipedia

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  • Americana — bzw. Amerikana kann bedeuten: Americana (São Paulo), Stadt im brasilianischen Bundesstaat São Paulo Americana (Kultur), Bezeichnung für auf US amerikanischen Traditionen aufbauende kulturelle Erscheinungen Americana (Messe), internationale Messe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Americana — Americana …   Википедия

  • Americana — ([.a]*m[ e]r [i^]*k[a^]n [.a]), n. 1. any artifact (such a books or furniture or art) that is distinctive to America. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Americana — The term used for the coarser type of cotton sheetings imported in Bulgaria, Servia, etc., such as 72 in., 52 X 44, 26/10, 2 X 2 twill …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • americana — f. ☛ V. americano …   Diccionario de la lengua española

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