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Baja California

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geographical name Ba·ja California \ˈbä-(ˌ)hä\

Definition of Baja California

  1. peninsula 760 miles (1216 kilometers) long NW Mexico between the Pacific & Gulf of California; divided into the states of Baja California (to the N ∗ Mexicali area 27,071 sq miles or 70,114 sq kilometers, pop 1,660,855) & Baja California Sur play \-ˈsu̇r\ (to the S ∗ La Paz area 28,447 sq miles or 73,678 sq kilometers, pop 317,764)




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