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Cholula

[chaw-loo-lah] /tʃɔˈlu lɑ/
noun
1.
a town in S Mexico, SE of Mexico City: ancient Aztec ruins.
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  • He finds Assyria and the Mounds of Cholula at his door, and himself has laid the courses.

    Essays, First Series Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • The pyramid of Cholula is of truncated form, like most of these numerous structures.

    Mexico Charles Reginald Enock
  • It was a delightful afternoon when I mounted my horse for a ride to Cholula.

    Mexico and its Religion Robert A. Wilson
  • Some of these he left in the City of Cholula, and from those the inhabitants are descended.

    Mexico

    Susan Hale
  • So, in the present case, I would advise that he pass not by Cholula without a visit.

    The White Conquerors Kirk Munroe
  • The strangers, as I have said, my son, are marching to Cholula.

    The Fair God Lew Wallace
  • Hasten, and let us to Cholula; we can be there before the night sets in.

    The Fair God Lew Wallace
  • He satisfied me they are not teules, and, more, he urged me to attack them in Cholula.

    The Fair God Lew Wallace
  • Through the lips of his child, Quetzal will speak, and tell you of the day in Cholula.

    The Fair God Lew Wallace
  • She describes the strangers; and are they not in Cholula, O king?

    The Fair God Lew Wallace
British Dictionary definitions for Cholula

Cholula

/Spanish tʃoˈlula/
noun
1.
a town in S Mexico, in Puebla state: ancient ruins, notably a pyramid, 53 m (177 ft) high. Pop: 82 964 (2005)
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