[tam-pee-koh; Spanish tahm-pee-kaw]
- a seaport in SE Tamaulipas, in E Mexico.
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Examples from the Web for tampico
But I never learned this till we got to Tampico, where they went with me for the tarpon-fishing.Tales of Fishes
We notice, on the coast, the Gulf of Tampico, into which pours the river Panuco.The Prehistoric World
E. A. Allen
By the twenty-third Tampico had therefore a garrison of about 650 good regulars.
Tampico would have been a delightful resting-place for a while.
It would begin in California and end in the parts about Tampico.Opuscula
Robert Gordon Latham
- a port and resort in E Mexico, in Tamaulipas on the Pánuco River: oil refining. Pop: 702 000 (2005 est)
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