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

  • A city of southern Mexico on the Pacific Ocean. It is a popular resort with a fine natural harbor surrounded by cliffs and promontories. Population: 616,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A port and city on the west coast of Mexico, in the state of Guerrero.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name in the Philippine Islands and Guam of Herpetica alata, an introduced plant of Mexican origin, the leaves of which are used as a remedy for ringworm and other parasitic skin-diseases. See ringworm-shrub.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a port and fashionable resort city on the Pacific coast of southern Mexico; known for beaches and water sports (including cliff diving)

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