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Girl over in Latin America (5)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

anita

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Here is my best explanation:

'girl' is the definition.

'over in latin america' is the subsidiary indication.
'over' says the letters should be written in reverse.
'in' indicates a hidden word.
'atina' is hidden in the letters of 'latin america'.
'atina' reversed gives 'anita'.

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This clue was last seen in The Telegraph

(Other definitions for anita that I've seen before include "-- Brookner, English novelist", "Woman", "- Loos (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes)", "-- Loos, US writer", "eg Dobson or Roddick", "Girl", "lady", "woman", "girl produced" and "Female".)

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