Marrakesh


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Mar·ra·kesh

or Mar·ra·kech  (măr′ə-kĕsh′, mə-rä′kĕsh)
A city of west-central Morocco in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. Founded in 1062, it is a commercial center noted for its leatherwork.
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Mar•ra•kesh

or Mar•ra•kech

(ˈmær əˌkɛʃ, ˌmær əˈkɛʃ)

n.
a city in W Morocco. 745,541.
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Noun1.Marrakesh - a city in western MoroccoMarrakesh - a city in western Morocco; tourist center
Al-Magrib, Kingdom of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco - a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
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