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Campeche

[kahm-pe-che] /kɑmˈpɛ tʃɛ/
noun
1.
a state in SE Mexico, on the peninsula of Yucatán. 19,672 sq. mi. (50,950 sq. km).
2.
a seaport in and the capital of this state.
3.
Gulf of, the SW part of the Gulf of Mexico.
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Campeche

/Spanish kamˈpetʃe/
noun
1.
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)
2.
a port in SE Mexico, capital of Campeche state. Pop: 195 000 (2000 est)
3.
Bay of Campeche, Gulf of Campeche, the SW part of the Gulf of Mexico
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