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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of extreme northwest Mexico on the U.S. border south of San Diego. It is a popular tourist center. Population: 1,290,000.

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  • proper n. A city in the northwest of Baja California, Mexico, by the American border with San Diego.

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  • n. a Mexican city just to the south of San Diego on the Lower California peninsula; popular among American tourists for racetracks and bullfights

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Examples

  • TIJUANA (Reuters) - A strong 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck in Baja California, Mexico on Sunday, rocking buildings and panicking residents as far away as Tijuana and Los Angeles and Palm Springs, California.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico - Armed men burst into a drug rehab center in the Mexican border city of Tijuana and police said at least 10 people were killed in a city where officials had been celebrating a seeming drop in drug gang terror.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico - A client at a drug rehab center in the Mexican border city of Tijuana says a gang of armed men gunned down 13 recovering addicts there.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico - A client at a drug rehab center in the Mexican border city of Tijuana said Monday that a gang of armed men burst into the building and gunned down 13 recovering addicts there.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico (AFP) - Thirteen retirees were shot and killed at a Mexican detoxification center near the border city of Tijuana, a police official told AFP.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico (AFP) - Armed men killed 13 recovering drug addicts at a Mexican rehab center near the border city of Tijuana in an attack officials blamed on the country's warring drug gangs.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Five Tijuana police officers were arrested Tuesday, a day after Mexican federal police detained two reputed drug cartel leaders, authorities said.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico - A man accused of helping a Mexican drug kingpin dispose of hundreds of victims by dissolving their bodies in acid was arrested in the border city of Tijuana, authorities said Friday.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico -- A man accused of helping a Mexican drug kingpin dispose of hundreds of victims by dissolving their bodies in acid was arrested in the border city of Tijuana, authorities said Friday.

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  • TIJUANA, Mexico - A man accused of helping a Mexican drug kingpin dispose of hundreds of victims by dissolving their bodies in acid has been arrested in the border city of Tijuana.

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