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Mo·re·lia

 (mə-rāl′yə, mō-rĕ′lyä)
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).

Morelia

(Spanish moˈrelia)
n
(Placename) a city in central Mexico, capital of Michoacán state: a cultural centre during colonial times; two universities. Pop: 668 000 (2005 est). Former name (until 1828): Valladolid

Mo•re•lia

(mɔˈrɛ lyɑ)

n.
the capital of Michoacán, in central Mexico. 428,486.
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The company highlighted several possible bargain spots in the States and overseas, such as Phoenix, San Diego, Shanghai, Delhi, Aruba and Morelia, Mexico.
She is a registered Suzuki piano teacher trainer, former member of the Suzuki Association of the Americas board of directors, former member of the Piano Review committee and an active Suzuki piano clinician, having recently traveled to Morelia, Mexico, for the National Suzuki Conference of Mexico.
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