Monte Albán


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Mon·te Al·bán

 (mōn′tĕ äl-bän′)
A ruined Zapotec city of southern Mexico near Oaxaca. Excavations (begun in 1931) have revealed that an advanced culture flourished here c. 200 bc.
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Mon•te Al•bán

(ˈmɔn tɛ ɑlˈbɑn)
n.
a major ceremonial center of the Zapotec culture, near the city of Oaxaca, Mexico, occupied 600 B.C. – A.D. 700.
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