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 (vē′ə-ĕr-mō′sə, bē′yä-)
A city of southeast Mexico east of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. It was founded in the 1500s near the site of an Olmec settlement.
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(Spanish biʎaɛrˈmosa)
(Placename) a town in E Mexico, capital of Tabasco state: university (1959). Pop: 583 000 (2005 est). Former name: San Juan Bautista
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(ˌvi yɑ ɛrˈmoʊ sə)

the capital of Tabasco, in E Mexico. 250,903.
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Noun1.Villahermosa - a city in southeastern MexicoVillahermosa - a city in southeastern Mexico; the capital of the state of Tabasco
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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Major Noel Villahermosa, the commander of Bunawan Police Station, identified the victim as Jean Pagas, 20, of Pag-asa, Barangay Ilang.
Mar Villahermosa tied the count at 78 with a hard drive with 12 seconds remaining in the game as the Caloocan crowd erupted in anticipation of a big finish.
(ASUR) is a Mexican airport operator with concessions to operate, maintain, and develop the airports of Cancun, Merida, Cozumel, Villahermosa, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Huatulco, Tapachula, and Minatitlan in the southeast of Mexico.
ASUR has concessions to operate, maintain and develop the airports of Cancun, Merida, Cozumel, Villahermosa, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Huatulco, Tapachula and Minatitlan in the southeast of Mexico.
As part of an expansion of its code-share service with Delta last November, AeroMexico began offering flights from Houston to Villahermosa, Los Angeles to Aguascalientes and Phoenix to the high-tech center of Guadalajara, among others.
The British Aerospace Jet Stream J-32 plane crashed after leaving the Chiapas capital of Tuxtla Gutierrez en route to Villahermosa in neighbouring Tabasco state, civil aviation inspector Miguel Esquinta told Reuters.
VILLAHERMOSA, Mexico - As Mexico's economy shipwrecks on the shoals of peso devaluation, massive capital flight and enormous trade deficits, business insiders here look back nostalgically to the boom years of Carlos Salinas de Gortari's just-concluded presidency.