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18 Words You’ll Only Understand If You’re From New Mexico

Some slang seems to get stuck at the state line. Here are 18 words that you’ll only understand if you’ve spent time in the Land of Enchantment, a.k.a. New Mexico.

These words just scratch the surface of New Mexican lingo. What slang did I miss?

Juliet White
New Mexico staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. A committed travel junkie, Juliet has lived on two continents, but believes that the sunsets in New Mexico are the best. She can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.