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BRACERO

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bracero mean? 

BRACERO (noun)
  The noun BRACERO has 1 sense:

1. a Mexican laborer who worked in the United States on farms and railroads in order to ease labor shortages during World War II

  Familiarity information: BRACERO used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BRACERO (noun)


Sense 1bracero [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A Mexican laborer who worked in the United States on farms and railroads in order to ease labor shortages during World War II

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("bracero" is a kind of...):

jack; laborer; labourer; manual laborer (someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor)


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