United Mexican States


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Noun1.United Mexican States - a republic in southern North AmericaUnited Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
Buena Vista - a pitched battle in the Mexican War in 1847; United States forces under Zachary Taylor defeated the Mexican forces under Santa Anna at a locality in northern Mexico
Chapultepec - a pitched battle in the Mexican War that resulted in a major victory for American forces over Mexican forces at a locality south of Mexico City (1847)
Battle of Puebla - a battle in which Mexican forces defeated the French in 1862
Mexican Revolution - a revolution for agrarian reforms led in northern Mexico by Pancho Villa and in southern Mexico by Emiliano Zapata (1910-1911)
mole - spicy sauce often containing chocolate
chili, chili con carne - ground beef and chili peppers or chili powder often with tomatoes and kidney beans
enchilada - tortilla with meat filling baked in tomato sauce seasoned with chili
tamale - corn and cornmeal dough stuffed with a meat mixture then wrapped in corn husks and steamed
tortilla - thin unleavened pancake made from cornmeal or wheat flour
taco - a tortilla rolled cupped around a filling
burrito - a flour tortilla folded around a filling
tostada - a crisp flat tortilla
frijoles refritos, refried beans - dried beans cooked and mashed and then fried in lard with various seasonings
OAS, Organization of American States - an association including most countries in the western hemisphere; created in 1948 to promote military and economic and social and cultural cooperation
Mesoamerica - Mexico and Central America
Yucatan Peninsula, Yucatan - a peninsula in Central America extending into the Gulf of Mexico between the Bay of Campeche and the Caribbean Sea
Acapulco, Acapulco de Juarez - a port and fashionable resort city on the Pacific coast of southern Mexico; known for beaches and water sports (including cliff diving)
Ciudad Juarez, Juarez - a city in northern Mexico on the Rio Grande opposite El Paso
Ciudad Victoria - a city in east central Mexico
Coahuila - a state in northern Mexico; mostly high plateau
Culiacan - a city in northwestern Mexico
Durango, Victoria de Durango - a city in north central Mexico; mining center
Guadalajara - a city in southwestern Mexico; a popular health resort and site of architecture from the Spanish colonial era
Hermosillo - a city in northwestern Mexico near the Gulf of California
Leon - a city in central Mexico
Matamoros - a city in northeastern Mexico opposite Brownsville near the mouth of the Rio Grande
Mazatlan - a port city in western Mexico on the Pacific Ocean; tourist center
Mexicali - a city in northwestern Mexico near the California border
capital of Mexico, Ciudad de Mexico, Mexican capital, Mexico City - the capital and largest city of Mexico is a political and cultural and commercial and industrial center; one of the world's largest cities
Monterrey - an industrial city in northeastern Mexico
Nogales - a town in northern Mexico on the border of Arizona
Oaxaca, Oaxaca de Juarez - a city of southeastern Mexico
Orizaba - a city of east central Mexico (west of Veracruz); a popular resort
Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza, Puebla, Puebla de Zaragoza - a city in south central Mexico (southeast of Mexico City) on the edge of central Mexican plateau
Quintana Roo - a Mexican state on the eastern side of the Yucatan Peninsula
San Luis Potosi - a city in central Mexico
Santa Maria del Tule - a town in southeastern Mexico near Oaxaca; site of Ahuehuete, a giant Montezuma cypress
Tabasco - a Mexican state on the Gulf of Campeche
Tepic - a city in west central Mexico
Tampico - a port city in eastern Mexico
Torreon - a city in northern Mexico to the west of Monterrey
Tuxtla Gutierrez - a city in southeastern Mexico
Veracruz - a major Mexican port on the Gulf of Mexico in the state of Veracruz
Villa Hermosa, Villahermosa - a city in southeastern Mexico; the capital of the state of Tabasco
Chihuahuan Desert - a desert in western Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and northern Mexico
Citlaltepetl, Mount Orizaba, Mt Orizaba, Pico de Orizaba - an extinct volcano in southern Mexico between Mexico City and Veracruz; the highest peak in Mexico (18,695 feet)
Colima, Nevado de Colima, Volcan de Colima - an active volcano in southwestern Mexico
Colorado River, Colorado - an important river in the southwestern United States; rises in the Rocky Mountains of northern Colorado and flows southwest through Utah into Arizona (where it flows through the Grand Canyon) and then southward through the southern tip of Nevada, then forming the border between California and Arizona and finally into Mexico where it empties into the Gulf of California; the main source of water in the southwestern United States
Translations
Vereinigte Mexikanische Staaten
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