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Chiapas

[ chee-ah-pahs ]
/ tʃiˈɑ pɑs /
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noun
a state in S Mexico. 28,732 sq. mi. (74,415 sq. km). Capital: Tuxtla Gutiérrez.
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Chiapas
/ (Spanish ˈtʃjapas) /

noun
a state of S Mexico: mountainous and forested; Maya ruins in the northeast; rich mineral resources. Capital: Tuxtla Gutiérrez. Pop: 3 920 515 (2000). Area: 73 887 sq km (28 816 sq miles)
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