Cuernavaca

[ kwer-nuh-vah-kuh; Spanish kwer-nah-vah-kah ]
/ ˌkwɛr nəˈvɑ kə; Spanish ˌkwɛr nɑˈvɑ kɑ /
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noun

a city in and the capital of Morelos, in central Mexico.

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Morelos

[ maw-re-laws ]
/ mɔˈrɛ lɔs /

noun

a state in S central Mexico. 1916 sq. mi. (4960 sq. km). Capital: Cuernavaca.
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Cuernavaca

/ (Spanish kwɛrnaˈβaka) /

noun

a city in S central Mexico, capital of Morelos state: resort with nearby Cacahuamilpa Caverns. Pop: 723 000 (2005 est)

British Dictionary definitions for cuernavaca (2 of 2)

Morelos

/ (Spanish moˈrelɔs) /

noun

an inland state of S central Mexico, on the S slope of the great plateau. Capital: Cuernavaca. Pop: 1 552 878 (2000 est). Area: 4988 sq km (1926 sq miles)
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