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 (mĕk′sĭ-kăl′ē, mĕ′hē-kä′lē)
A city of northwest Mexico near the California border east of Tijuana. It is a distribution and processing center in an irrigated agricultural region.


(ˌmɛksɪˈkɑːlɪ; Spanish mɛxiˈkali)
(Placename) a city in NW Mexico, capital of Baja California (Norte) state, on the border with the US adjoining Calexico, California: centre of a rich irrigated agricultural region. Pop: 840 000 (2005 est)


(ˌmɛk sɪˈkæl i)

the capital of Baja California Norte, in NW Mexico, on the Mexican-U.S. border. 510,600.
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Noun1.Mexicali - a city in northwestern Mexico near the California borderMexicali - a city in northwestern Mexico near the California border
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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