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Definition of Tex-Mex adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

Tex-Mex

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˌtɛks ˈmɛks//
 
[only before noun]
 
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connected with the variety of Mexican cooking, music, etc. that is found in Texas and the southwestern part of the U.S. a Tex-Mex restaurant
Tex-Mex noun [uncountable]
 
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The menu includes Tex-Mex. The music will feature a home-grown hybrid of Tex-Mex and polka.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: Tex-Mex