noun mo·roc·co \mə-ˈrä-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of MOROCCO

:  a fine leather from goatskin tanned with sumac

Origin of MOROCCO

Morocco, Africa
First Known Use: 1634


geographical name Mo·roc·co \mə-ˈrä-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of MOROCCO

country NW Africa bordering on the Atlantic & the Mediterranean; a kingdom Rabat, summer Tangier area 172,413 square miles (446,550 square kilometers), pop 29,631,000; formerly (1911–56) divided into French Morocco (protectorate Rabat), Spanish Morocco (protectorate Tetuán), & the International Zone of Tangier
— see marrakech
Mo·roc·can \-kən\ adjective or noun
May 27, 2015
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