Definition of Mexico
1. Noun. A republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810.
Geographical relationships: Buena Vista, Chapultepec, Battle Of Puebla, Mexican Revolution, Mole, Chili, Chili Con Carne, Enchilada, Tamale, Tortilla, Taco, Burrito, Tostada, Frijoles Refritos, Refried Beans, Heroica Puebla De Zaragoza, Puebla, Puebla De Zaragoza, Apache, Mexican-american, Mexicano, Conquistador
Group relationships: Oas, Organization Of American States
Generic synonyms: North American Country, North American Nation
Group relationships: Mesoamerica
Terms within: Yucatan, Yucatan Peninsula, Acapulco, Acapulco De Juarez, Ciudad Juarez, Juarez, Ciudad Victoria, Coahuila, Culiacan, Durango, Victoria De Durango, Guadalajara, Hermosillo, Leon, Matamoros, Mazatlan, Mexicali, Capital Of Mexico, Ciudad De Mexico, Mexican Capital, Mexico City, Monterrey, Nogales, Oaxaca, Oaxaca De Juarez, Orizaba, Heroica Puebla De Zaragoza, Puebla, Puebla De Zaragoza, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosi, Santa Maria Del Tule, Tabasco, Tepic, Tampico, Torreon, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Veracruz, Villa Hermosa, Villahermosa, Chihuahuan Desert, Citlaltepetl, Mount Orizaba, Mt Orizaba, Pico De Orizaba, Colima, Nevado De Colima, Volcan De Colima, Colorado, Colorado River, Gulf Of California, Sea Of Cortes, Bay Of Campeche, Golfo De Campeche, Gulf Of Campeche, Gulf Of Tehuantepec, Baja California, Lower California, Rio Bravo, Rio Grande, Sierra Madre Occidental, Sierra Madre Oriental, Ahuehuete, Tule Tree
Member holonyms: Mexican
Derivative terms: Mexican
Definition of Mexico
1. Proper noun. A country in North America. Official name: Estados Unidos Mexicanos (United Mexican States). ¹
2. Proper noun. (rare) An alternative name for Mexico City. ¹
3. Proper noun. A (w Mexico state state in Mexico). Capital: Toluca. ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
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Literary usage of Mexico
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature by H.W. Wilson Company (1916)
"mexico—Continued Labor and laboring classes See babor and laboring classes—mexico ... Missions See Missions—mexico National characteristics Sec National ..."
2. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Ernest Alfred Benians, George Walter Prothero, Sir Adolphus William Ward (1909)
"Syria and China, and finally mexico seem to have attracted Napoleon III. In mexico, ever since 1821, the Clerical and Liberal parties had been engaged in a ..."
3. The American Journal of International Law by American Society of International Law (1914)
"MEDIATION IN mexico A comment on the situation in mexico at the time of going to press (July 1) must necessarily be fragmentary and unsatisfactory, ..."
4. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1906)
"95 ; Karte der Verbreitung der Sprachen in Südost- mexico, ete. ... 120 t Popocatepetl y los volcanes de mexico : О. H. Howarth y EA Turnbull, XIII. ..."