Meaning of Sandinista

San•di•nis•ta

Pronunciation: (san"du-nē'stu Sp. sän"dē-nēs'tä), [key]
— pl. -nis•tas
  1. a member of the Nicaraguan revolutionary movement that took control of Nicaragua in 1979.
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