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 (kō′zə-mĕl′, so͞o-)
An island off the coast of southeast Mexico near Cancún. It is a resort area.
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(ˌkoʊ zəˈmɛl)

an island off NE Quintana Roo state on the Yucatán Peninsula in SE Mexico: resort.
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You could unwind on the beaches of Miami, cool off in Jamaica during a hike up the island's famous Dunn's River Falls or soak up the culture of Mexico's Cozumel island while sailing in the balmy Caribbean on Celebrity Reflection.
Playa del Carmen, Mexico, July 01, 2014 --( By popular demand, Absolute Adventure Mexico has stepped up their game for the 2014 tourist season and is proud to announce they are expanding their underwater services by offering exclusive scuba diving in and around beautiful Playa del Carmen, Mexico, with cavern diving in Cenotes a specialty, as well as drift-diving in Cozumel island.
The plane was flying from Cozumel Island in Quintana Roo state to Plan de Guadalupe International Airport outside Saltillo, the capital of Coahuila, investigators said.
Travel Business Review-October 3, 2012--Part of Cozumel island named as protected zone(C)2012] ENPublishing -
After Labadee the Freedom called in at Falmouth in Jamaica, Grand Cayman and Mexico's Cozumel island. All great ports of call too.
Ports of call include Cozumel Island in Mexico, home to some of the world's best snorkelling
The percentage of polymorphic loci (P) varied between populations (Table 2), ranging from 57% in the Cozumel island population to 84% in the Ley de Fomento population.
A CENTURY-OLD TOWER, survivor of many a hurricane, marks the southernmost tip of Mexico's Cozumel Island. Celarain Lighthouse rises from Punta Sur Ecological Park, a 247-acre expanse of mangroves, lagoons, reefs, and beaches that supports a variety of wildlife.
"You have to remember that our economy here in Quintana Roo state is different from that of agricultural states like Chiapas, and here on Cozumel island we have young and dynamic governors who like to get things done fast," said Ernesto Diaz, of Coumel's beachfront restaurant La Veranda, about post-Wilma recovery.
The storm also caused severe damage to the docks on Cozumel Island, Mexico's top cruise destination and a popular stop for US ocean liners.
The eye of the storm, blamed for 13 deaths in Jamaica and Haiti, cut off idyllic Cozumel Island before causing severe damage in Playa del Carmen.