[koh-zuh-mel; Spanish kaw-soo-mel]


an island off NE Quintana Roo state, on the Yucatán Peninsula, in SE Mexico: tourist resort. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Doctor,” asked Richling, suddenly, “do you know anything about the island of Cozumel?

    Dr. Sevier

    George W. Cable

  • Ekab was situated on the coast opposite the island of Cozumel.

  • This is on the island of Cozumel, which lies near the mainland of Yucatan.

  • They discovered the island of Cozumel and the vast promontory of Yucatan.

    Hernando Cortez

    John S. C. Abbott

  • Cortes, after touching at Cozumel, made a landing at this place, in 1519.