[ mek-si-kal-ee; Spanish me-hee-kah-lee ]
/ ˌmɛk sɪˈkæl i; Spanish ˌmɛ hiˈkɑ li /
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a city in and the capital of Baja California, in NW Mexico, on the Mexican-U.S. border.
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Words nearby Mexicali
mew, Mewar, mewl, mews, Mex., Mexicali, Mexican, Mexican American, Mexican bamboo, Mexican bean beetle, Mexican fire-plant
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How to use Mexicali in a sentence
Try the Mahi al Mango, or get weird with a Mexicali—a taco with steak and mashed potatoes.A Cross-Country Guide to the Best Adventure Bars|Graham Averill|April 14, 2021|Outside Online
It and Tijuana’s other reservoirs are filled with Colorado River water, pumped more than 100 miles from Mexicali.Who Owns the Tijuana River – and Who Needs Its Water Most|MacKenzie Elmer and Vicente Calderón|January 11, 2021|Voice of San Diego
According to Adolphe Edward, CEO of El Centro Regional, more than 275,000 Americans live in Mexicali, along with thousands of green-card holders.‘Like drowning in slow motion’: Life on the ground at one of America’s hardest-hit COVID-19 hospitals|matthewheimer|December 1, 2020|Fortune
El Centro Regional was overwhelmed in May and June, its first surge of cases coinciding with an outbreak that occurred in Mexicali, in Baja California.‘Like drowning in slow motion’: Life on the ground at one of America’s hardest-hit COVID-19 hospitals|matthewheimer|December 1, 2020|Fortune
On Thursday the number of cases decreased, but roughly half were still in Mexicali, according to Zeta.Border Report: ‘They Can’t Continue Like This in Mexico’|Maya Srikrishnan|November 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
British Dictionary definitions for Mexicali
/ (ˌmɛksɪˈkɑːlɪ, Spanish mɛxiˈkali) /
a city in NW Mexico, capital of Baja California (Norte) state, on the border with the US adjoining Calexico, California: centre of a rich irrigated agricultural region. Pop: 840 000 (2005 est)
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