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

  • A city of southwest Mexico west-northwest of Mexico City. Founded in 1541 as Valladolid, it was renamed in 1828 after the revolutionary hero José María Morelos y Pavón (1765-1815). Population: 608,000.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An Australian genus of pythons or rock-snakes, of the family Pythonidæ, having the rostral plate and several of the labials pitted.
  • n. [l. c] A python of the genus Morelia.


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