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A person of nationality of the country of Mexico.

Contrary to popular misconception, "Mexican" is not a racial or ethnic group. Though the majority of Mexicans are Amerindians (pure-bloods and mixed-bloods "mestizos"), there are a substantial number of non-Indian Mexicans, such as the Spanish whites that are effectively the ruling class of the country, blacks, Jews, Arabs (Salma Hayek, telecom magnate Carlos Slim), etc.

A "Mexican-American" is a Mexican national in the U.S. Though the U.S. born children of Mexican immigrants usually claim to be "Mexican," this makes no more sense than U.S. born children of Canadian immigrants claiming to be Canadian.
Idiot: Uhm, Vicente Fox ain't brown; how's he former president of Mexico?

Mexican: /facepalm
by Agnapostate February 23, 2010
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A person born in or has heritage in Mexico. It is not a race, it is a nationality. Like people from the U.S., they can have a variety of looks (i.e. blonde haired and blue eyed, dark haired and light eyed etc.) Not all Mexicans are dark skinned, dark haired and dark eyed. Like people from the U.S., Mexicans can have descent from the native people (i.e. Aztecs) and/or Europeans.
Person 1: Hey look at that American guy!

Person 2: What if he is Mexican?

Person 1: No he can't be! He's got blonde hair and blue eyes!

Person 2: Dude, Mexicans have all kinds of looks. Don't be ignorant.
by nonignorantperson October 27, 2010
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1. The opposite of mexicant
2. A person of mexican heritage that is good at what he does
3. Danny Trejo (Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Machete)
Danny Trejo is the most badass mexi-can of all time
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Probably the only term that is used to classify all hispanics living in america by dumbasses.
Brian: Wow check out that hot Mexican babe Johnny!

Johnny: Um, shes not from Mexico. Shes from Puerto Rico.
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the location of possibly the hottest pilgrims for world youth day, the people who australian pilgrim wanted to know
oz pilgrim1: hey did you see those mexicans?

oz pilgrim2: yeh, i know where im going after the HSC
by the truth, you know it September 07, 2008
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A person who was born in mexico
My friend is mexican, i'll go to mexico to visit him soon...
Mexico rulezz.
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The back of a border patrol truck that is used to contain illegal immigrants. Usually describes the smaller border patrol trucks with the back shell that resembles a dog catcher truck.
Did you see that mexi-can full of illegals drive by?
by oohsonasty December 22, 2010
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