Culiacán(redirected from Culiacan, Sinaloa)
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A city of western Mexico west-northwest of Durango on the Culiacán River, about 280 km (175 mi) long. The city was founded in 1531 and figured prominently as a departure point for early Spanish expeditions to the north.
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(Placename) a city in NW Mexico, capital of Sinaloa state. Pop: 799 000 (2005 est)
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the capital of Sinaloa state, in NW Mexico. 415,046.
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