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Mekka

[mek-uh] /ˈmɛk ə/
noun
1.
Mecca (def 1).
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Mecca

/ˈmɛkə/
noun
1.
a city in W Saudi Arabia, joint capital (with Riyadh) of Saudi Arabia: birthplace of Mohammed; the holiest city of Islam, containing the Kaaba. Pop: 1 529 000 (2005 est) Arabic name Makkah
2.
(sometimes not capital) a place that attracts many visitors: Athens is a Mecca for tourists

Mekka

/ˈmɛkə/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Mecca
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