a state in S central Mexico. 1916 sq. mi. (4960 sq. km). Capital: Cuernavaca. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for morelos

Historical Examples of morelos

  • The Mexican writers do not state in what year Morelos was born.

  • How much Morelos merited the honour will appear in the sequel.

  • Trujano and Morelos replied to it; one attacking in front, and the other upon the rear.

  • Meanwhile Don Cornelio was going at full speed on his message to Morelos.

  • Surrounded by his staff, Morelos still continued to watch the progress of events.

British Dictionary definitions for morelos



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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