a maritime region in W South America: long in dispute between Chile and Peru; annexed by Chile 1883; divided as a result of arbitration 1929 into a Peruvian department (Tac·na) and a Chilean department (Arica)
a coastal desert region of W South America, long disputed by Chile and Peru: divided in 1929 into the Peruvian department of Tacna and the Chilean department of Arica
noun, plural tacos [tah-kohz; Spanish tah-kaws] /ˈtɑ koʊz; Spanish ˈtɑ kɔs/ (Show IPA) 1. Mexican Cookery. an often crisply fried tortilla folded over and filled, as with seasoned chopped meat, lettuce, tomatoes, and cheese. noun (pl) -cos 1. (Mexican cookery) a tortilla folded into a roll with a filling and usually fried tacks
TACOM [United States Army] Tank-Automotive Command
noun 1. a seaport in W Washington, on Puget Sound. 2. Mount. Rainier, Mount. noun 1. a port in W Washington, on Puget Sound: industrial centre. Pop: 196 790 (2003 est)
[tuh-kon-ik] /təˈkɒn ɪk/ noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. a mountain range in SE New York, W Massachusetts, and SW Vermont, a highly eroded part of the Appalachian system. Highest peak, Mount Equinox, in Vermont 3816 feet (1163 meters).