Chapultepec

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geographical name Cha·pul·te·pec \chä-ˈpül-tā-ˌpek\

Definition of Chapultepec

  1. large park in Mexico City area 1695 (686 hectares) The Battle of Chapultepec in the Mexican-American War in 1847 led to the fall of Mexico City to American forces. The modern park is the largest urban park in the Americas.


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