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Nina Davuluri is crowned Miss America 2014 on Saturday, September 15, 2013.

Nina Davuluri is crowned Miss America 2014 on Saturday, September 15, 2013.

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First Miss America of Indian descent embraces discussion on diversity

She says her win shows how what defines "the girl next door" is evolving

That's how the 24-year-old Indian-American woman sees herself, she explained to CNN's Erin Burnett on Wednesday, three days after being crowned Miss America.