Nuevo León

[ nwey-voh ley-ohn, noo-ey-; Spanish nwe-vaw le-awn ]
/ ˈnweɪ voʊ leɪˈoʊn, nuˈeɪ-; Spanish ˈnwɛ vɔ lɛˈɔn /

noun

a state in NE Mexico. 25,136 sq. mi. (65,102 sq. km). Capital: Monterrey.

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British Dictionary definitions for Nuevo León

Nuevo León
/ (ˈnweɪvəʊ leɪˈəʊn, nuːˈeɪ-, Spanish ˈnweβo leˈɔn) /

noun

a state of NE Mexico: the first centre of heavy industry in Latin America. Capital: Monterrey. Pop: 3 826 240 (2000). Area: 64 555 sq km (24 925 sq miles)
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