Casablanca

(redirected from Casablanca, Morocco)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

Cas·a·blan·ca

 (kăs′ə-blăng′kə, kä′sə-bläng′kə)
A city of northwest Morocco on the Atlantic Ocean south-southwest of Tangier. Founded by the Portuguese in the 1500s, it became a center of French influence in Africa after 1907. It is now Morocco's largest city.

Casablanca

(ˌkæsəˈblæŋkə)
n
(Placename) a port in NW Morocco, on the Atlantic: largest city in the country; industrial centre. Pop: 3 523 000 (2003)

Cas•a•blan•ca

(ˌkæs əˈblæŋ kə, ˌkɑ səˈblɑŋ kə)

n.
a seaport in NW Morocco. 2,940,023.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Casablanca - a port on the Atlantic and the largest city of Morocco
Al-Magrib, Kingdom of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco - a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
Translations

Casablanca

[ˌkæsəˈblæŋkə] NCasablanca f

Casablanca

[ˌkæsəˈblæŋkə] nCasablanca
References in periodicals archive ?
French contact centre operator Infomobile has deployed Nortel Networks (NYSE:NT)(TSX:NT) solutions for its first offshore IP (Internet Protocol) Contact Centre, based in Casablanca, Morocco.
It has now added a second flight to Casablanca, Morocco.
Casablanca, Morocco, Dhu-AlQa'dah 5, 1433, Sep 21, 2012, SPA -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received at his residence in Casablanca, Morocco, today some princes and a number of officials.
Summary: Moroccan economy is probably the "most interesting in North Africa in terms of growth potential," said Dominique Gautier, a partner in the Munich-based "Roland Berger Strategy Consultant" which has opened an office in Casablanca, Morocco.
headquartered in Casablanca, Morocco, is a significant provider of electrical and lighting products in Africa.
AxxonSoft, a most important developer of video management software and physical security information management platforms, is pleased to declare the opening of an office in Casablanca, Morocco.
Casablanca, Morocco, Shawwal 9, 1433, Aug 27, 2012, SPA -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud arrived here today on a private vacation.
Summary: Casablanca, Morocco, Rabi Al-Awwal 13, 1432 H/Feb 16, 2011, SPA -- Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud made today a telephone call to His Majesty King Abdullah II Bin Al-Hussein of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
Now an American citizen, Taurel was born in Casablanca, Morocco, and graduated from Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales in Paris, France, in 1969.
The plant in Casablanca, Morocco had also achieved the OHSAS 18001:2007 certification in 2012.
Summary: Casablanca, Morocco, Rabi&' Al-Awwal 06, 1432 H/Feb 09, 2011, SPA -- Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud today received a telephone call from President Barack Obama of the United States of America.
A deal has been inked between Sagem and the Hassan II Fund for the construction of an industrial facility in Casablanca, Morocco.