[chuh-puhl-tuh-pek; Spanish chah-pool-te-pek]
- a fortress and military school at the outskirts of Mexico City: captured by U.S. forces (1847) in the Mexican War; now a park.
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It is that of Dolores, on the hillside southwest of Tacubaya, just beyond Chapultepec.Aztec Land
Maturin M. Ballou
Soon after another from the military college of Chapultepec!The Free Lances
Except as an outpost to Chapultepec, the position had no value.
At last the Mexicans, all but 700, retreated to Chapultepec.
The Americans have stormed Chapultepec, and the city is at their mercy.Ahead of the Army
W. O. Stoddard