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 in northwestern Mexico between the Pacific and the Gulf of California; divided into the states of Baja California (to the north; capital Mexicali area 27,071 square miles, or 70,114 square kilometers, population 3,155,070) and Baja California Surplay \-ˈsu̇r\ (to the south; capital La Paz area 28,447 square miles, or 73,678 square kilometers, population 637,026)


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Baja California

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Definition of Baja California for English Language Learners

  • : area of Mexico


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