Tlaxcala


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Tlaxcala

(Spanish tlasˈkala)
n
1. (Placename) a state of S central Mexico: the smallest Mexican state; formerly an Indian principality, the chief Indian ally of Cortés in the conquest of Mexico. Capital: Tlaxcala. Pop: 961 912 (2000 est). Area: 3914 sq km (1511 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a city in E central Mexico, on the central plateau, capital of Tlaxcala state: the church of San Francisco (founded 1521 by Cortés) is the oldest in the Americas. Pop: 15 777 (2005). Official name: Tlaxcala de Xicohténcatl

Tlax•ca•la

(tlɑsˈkɑ lɑ)

n.
1. a state in SE central Mexico. 883,924; 1554 sq. mi. (4025 sq. km).
2. the capital of this state. 12,000.
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La disputa entre los senores del ganado y los senores de la tierra en la provincia de Tlaxcala, tuvo lugar en una coyuntura donde la reproduccion de los ganados supero tanto las expectativas biologicas hasta entonces conocidas, como todos los esfuerzos que se hicieron por contener los rebanos.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- At least 13 people were killed and 154 others injured when a truck containing fireworks exploded in a freak accident in the central Mexican state of Tlaxcala, casting a pall over a Catholic procession in honor of a local patron saint.
Seventy people were burned or had other injuries, and at least 45 were taken to hospitals, authorities in the neighboring states of Tlaxcala and Puebla said.
A spokeswoman for the Tlaxcala state government told AFP eight men and one woman were killed instantly in the village, which is part of the municipality of Nativitas, 125 kilometers (78 miles) east of Mexico City.
This book is based on an international congress held in Tlaxcala, Mexico in 2009 as a part of that country's bicentennial (independence) and centennial (Mexican Revolution) celebrations in 2010.
Spain-based Tavex Corporation, the world's largest manufacturer of denim, has installed a new Monforts Montex 6500 stenter at its Tlaxcala factory in Mexico for the purpose of increasing its production of stretched denim.
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The Republic of Tlaxcala before the King of Spain during the 16th Century
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La disponibilidad de cuentas de ingresos del Cabildo, asi como documentacion que expone la situacion de los bienes propios y de comunidad, a partir de 1777, (10) posibilitan examinar la situacion que prevalecia entorno al privilegio de posesion de bienes propios por parte del Cabildo indio de Tlaxcala a fines del siglo XVIII y los primeros anos del XIX; asi como respecto a la existencia de bienes de comunidad en posesion directa de los pueblos.
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