Campeche



a state in SE Mexico, on the peninsula of Yucatán. 19,672 sq. mi. (50,950 sq. km).
a seaport in and the capital of this state.
Gulf of, the SW part of the Gulf of Mexico.
Contemporary Examples

Charles and Camilla To Visit Mexico and Colombia Tom Sykes October 2, 2014

Historical Examples

Mexico Susan Hale
The Ancient Cities of the New World Dsir Charnay
Commercial Geography Jacques W. Redway
The History of Cuba, vol. 1 Willis Fletcher Johnson
The Ancient Cities of the New World Dsir Charnay
In Indian Mexico (1908) Frederick Starr
The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 3 Hubert Howe Bancroft
Catalogue of books on philately in the Public Library of the city of Boston Anonymous
The War With Mexico, Volume II (of 2) Justin H. Smith

noun
a state of SE Mexico, on the SW of the Yucatán peninsula: forestry and fishing. Capital: Campeche. Pop: 205 000 (2005 est). Area: 56 114 sq km (21 666 sq miles)
a port in SE Mexico, capital of Campeche state. Pop: 195 000 (2000 est)
Bay of Campeche, Gulf of Campeche, the SW part of the Gulf of Mexico

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