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A city of east-central Mexico east-southeast of Mexico City. Founded by the Spanish in 1532, it is an agricultural, commercial, and manufacturing center.
nFull name: Puebla de Zaragoza
1. (Placename) an inland state of S central Mexico, situated on the Anáhuac Plateau. Capital: Puebla. Pop: 5 070 346 (2000 est). Area: 33 919 sq km (13 096 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a city in S Mexico, capital of Puebla state: founded in 1532; university (1537). Pop: 1 880 000 (2005 est)
1. a state in S central Mexico. 4,624,365; 13,124 sq. mi. (33,990 sq. km).
2. the capital of this state, in the N part. 1,007,170.