Jalapa

[ hah-lah-pah ]
/ hɑˈlɑ pɑ /

noun

a city in and the capital of Veracruz, in E Mexico.

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Jalapa
/ (Spanish xaˈlapa) /

noun

a city in E central Mexico, capital of Veracruz State, at an altitude of 1427 m (4681 ft): resort. Pop: 525 000 (2005 est)
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