Covering or representing all of the Americas (both North America and South America), particularly with respect to events involving representatives of most or all countries in the Americas.
An airline active in the United States from 1927 until 1991.
of or pertaining to both North and South America
Origin: [See Pan-.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pan-a-mer′i-kan, adj. including all the divisions of America collectively.
The numerical value of pan-american in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of pan-american in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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There is no alternative, it has to be ready and it will be ready, these things are often done at the last minute, the same thing happened with the Pan American games at the same stadium (in 2007). There were lots of problems but it was done in time. We are Brazilian, we are used to it.
( The 2015 Pan-American Games in) Toronto was perfect with all the athletes in a modern village but now it will be multiplied by five continents and other greats, seeing top basketball players, golfers,( sprinter) Usain Bolt with Gomez Cora little tray next to you in the meal queue, i'd be happy to stay there for two hours, you usually curse when a queue is long but I'd want it to be eternal and it's not a forced situation, it's natural and you're all there as equals.
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