Yucatan Peninsula


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Noun1.Yucatan Peninsula - a peninsula in Central America extending into the Gulf of Mexico between the Bay of Campeche and the Caribbean SeaYucatan Peninsula - a peninsula in Central America extending into the Gulf of Mexico between the Bay of Campeche and the Caribbean Sea
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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The historic capital of the Yucatan Peninsula is a picturesque colonial city situated near Mayan Ruins.
On the forecast track, the centre of Ernesto will be passing north of the coast of Honduras tonight and Tuesday and approach the east coast of the Yucatan Peninsula early Wednesday," it said.
Present day native communities on the Yucatan Peninsula are familiar with and use palygorskite clay for a variety of purposes, ranging from making candles on All Saints' Day and household and artistic pottery to remedies for mumps, stomach and pregnancy pains and dysentery," said Sanchez del Rio.
Bepensa is the exclusive bottler for The Coca-Cola Company (Coca-Cola) in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.
Heavy flooding was anticipated for the Yucatan Peninsula and Veracruz, with life-threatening flash floods and mudslides in mountainous areas, the Miami-based hurricane centre said.
The storm is on course to hit Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula overnight, bringing with it gusts of up to 150mph.
Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL) has said that it is continuing to evacuate stranded tourists from Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.
Wilma is packing winds of 175mph as it roars north-west towards the Yucatan Peninsula and western Cuba.
The extraterrestrial object suspected to have splashed down near Mexico's Yucatan peninsula more than 65 million years ago did more than just blast a big hole, cause worldwide climate change, and wipe out the dinosaurs.
He spent much of the past few years studying Mayans of the Yucatan peninsula and has had a teaching fellowship at UC Santa Cruz since 1998.
Investigators first discovered the crime scene -- a 185-mile-wide hole near Mexico's Yucatan peninsula -- five years ago.
New World-Class Hotel and Residences Redefine One-of-a-Kind Hospitality and Luxury Living on the Yucatan Peninsula