- of or relating to a pre-Incan culture of SW Peru, dating from c200 b.c., characterized by polychrome pottery and the employment of irrigation techniques in agriculture.
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He had left Zandovar that morning for Nazca, a small seaport in Peru.
This technique is known from the earliest periods on the coast in the so-called patchworks from Nazca Valley graves.
In two Chincha plain-weave cloths, as in the Nazca patchworks, the warps of two colors meet on the skeleton weft.
Slowly the "Meteor" descended, alighting on the south side of the town of Nazca.
"All strangers arriving at Nazca are known to us, seor," said the portly alcalde.