- a city in central Michoacán, in SW Mexico: near Paricutín volcano.
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A few hundred men near Uruapan in Michoacan flaunted their defiance.The Missourian
Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
On zoogeopraphic grounds that species might be found at Uruapan.The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacn, Mxico
William E. Duellman
We easily arranged at Patzcuaro to leave for Uruapan the next morning.
Meantime, there were objects of interest for us in Uruapan itself.
One might as well have been in Patzcuaro, Uruapan, or Chilchota.
- a city in SW Mexico, in Michoacán state: agricultural trading centre. Pop: 282 000 (2005 est)