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

  • A city of northwest Morocco on the Atlantic Ocean south-southwest of Tangier. Founded by the Portuguese in the 16th century, it became a center of French influence in Africa after 1907. It is now Morocco's largest city. Population: 2,930,000.

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  • proper n. An ancient city in Morocco.

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

  • n. a port on the Atlantic and the largest city of Morocco


From Spanish casa ("house") + blanca ("white") f. = "white house"; (Wiktionary)



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