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

  • A city of north-central Mexico north-northwest of Guadalajara. Founded as a mining town c. 1560, it was an important political and religious center during the early history of northern Mexico. Population: 464,000.

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  • proper n. A state of Mexico.

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

  • n. a city in north central Mexico; mining center


Named after the city of Durango, in northern Spain. (Wiktionary)



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