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 (mĕk′sĭ-kăl′ē, mĕ′hē-kä′lē)
A city of northwest Mexico near the California border east of Tijuana. It is a distribution and processing center in an irrigated agricultural region.
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(ˌmɛksɪˈkɑːlɪ; Spanish mɛxiˈkali)
(Placename) a city in NW Mexico, capital of Baja California (Norte) state, on the border with the US adjoining Calexico, California: centre of a rich irrigated agricultural region. Pop: 840 000 (2005 est)
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(ˌmɛk sɪˈkæl i)

the capital of Baja California Norte, in NW Mexico, on the Mexican-U.S. border. 510,600.
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Noun1.Mexicali - a city in northwestern Mexico near the California borderMexicali - a city in northwestern Mexico near the California border
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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Al interior del estado, la organizacion administrativa del territorio se suscita en cinco municipios: Mexicali, Tijuana, Ensenada, Tecate y Playas de Rosarito.
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Orchids Paper Products has manufacturing operations in Pryor, Oklahoma; Barnwell, South Carolina; and Mexicali, Mexico.
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In 2008, an epidemic of RMSF began in Mexicali, adjacent to the US border in Baja California, Mexico.
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The material will be stocked in WireMasters' new facility in Mexicali, Mexico.
Simultaneamente, los rancheros fronterenos aprendieron de los grupos indigenas formas de aprovechar los recursos que les ofrecia el medio ambiente; recursos que utilizaron para construir habitaciones con que sobrellevaban el rigor del clima, pues en ciudades como Mexicali, las temperaturas alcanzan los 50 grados centigrados.