Definition of Golfo de Mexico
1. Noun. An arm of the Atlantic to the south of the United States and to the east of Mexico.
Group relationships: Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean
Terms within: Galveston Bay, Gulf Coast, Bay Of Campeche, Golfo De Campeche, Gulf Of Campeche, Mobile Bay, Tampa Bay
Generic synonyms: Gulf
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Literary usage of Golfo de Mexico
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1886)
"... al Oriente, con el Golfo de Mexico, desde la barra de Tuxpan hasta Tampico.' Pimentel, Cuadro, toni. i., p. 5. Further mention in Chares, Rapport, ..."
2. Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Spanish Language in the British Museum by British Museum Dept. of Manuscripts, Pascual de Gayangos (1877)
"Noticias del Golfo de Mexico." This paper, in the hand- writing of Bauzá, has his initials FB, and is dated London, 22 May, 1830 f. 62 8. ..."
3. Terry's Mexico: Handbook for Travellers by Thomas Philip Terry (1909)
"The level of the Gulf is thought to be a trifle higher than The Gulf of (Golfo de) Mexico, an arm of the Atlantic Ocean, is bounded on the N. by the United ..."