- a seaport in W Puerto Rico.
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It may send them to the Reform School at Mayaguez, in case they are boys.Social Problems in Porto Rico
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"The road to Mayaguez is not healthy for Americans," said the general in command.
Mayaguez was founded about the middle of the 18th century on the site of a hamlet which was first settled about 1680.
But he heard, leaving the village along the trail to Mayaguez, the sudden clatter of a pony's hoofs.
The Presbyterians have had four American missionary teachers at Mayaguez.
- a port in W Puerto Rico; needlework industry. Pop: 97 627 (2003 est)
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