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CINCO DE MAYO

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Cinco de Mayo mean? 

CINCO DE MAYO (noun)
  The noun CINCO DE MAYO has 1 sense:

1. the fifth of May which is observed in Mexico and Mexican-American communities in the United States to commemorate the Mexican victory over the French in the Battle of Puebla in 1862

  Familiarity information: CINCO DE MAYO used as a noun is very rare.


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CINCO DE MAYO (noun)


Sense 1Cinco de Mayo [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The fifth of May which is observed in Mexico and Mexican-American communities in the United States to commemorate the Mexican victory over the French in the Battle of Puebla in 1862

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Nouns denoting time and temporal relations

Hypernyms ("Cinco de Mayo" is a kind of...):

day (a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance)


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