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Me·sa

 (mā′sə)
A city of south-central Arizona, a suburb of Phoenix.

me·sa

 (mā′sə)
n.
A broad, flat-topped elevation with one or more clifflike sides, common in the southwest United States.

[Spanish, table, mesa, from Old Spanish, table, from Latin mēnsa.]

mesa

(ˈmeɪsə)
n
(Physical Geography) a flat tableland with steep edges, common in the southwestern US
[from Spanish: table]

me•sa

(ˈmeɪ sə)

n., pl. -sas.
a land formation, less extensive than a plateau, having steep walls and a relatively flat top: common in arid and semiarid parts of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico.
[1750–60, Amer.; < Sp: table < Latin mēnsa]

Me•sa

(ˈmeɪ sə)

n.
a city in central Arizona, near Phoenix. 344,764.

me·sa

(mā′sə)
An area of high land with a flat top and two or more steep, cliff-like sides. Mesas are larger than buttes and smaller than plateaus, and are common in the southwest United States.

mesa

A relatively small plateau capped by resistant horizontal rocks.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mesa - flat tableland with steep edgesmesa - flat tableland with steep edges; "the tribe was relatively safe on the mesa but they had to descend into the valley for water"
plateau, tableland - a relatively flat highland
2.Mesa - a city in Arizona just to the east of Phoenix; originally a suburb of Phoenix
Arizona, Grand Canyon State, AZ - a state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
Translations
Tafelberg

mesa

[ˈmeɪsə] N (US) → colina f, baja duna f

mesa

nTafelberg m

mesa

[ˈmeɪsə] n (tableland) → mesa
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