Machu Picchu

play
geographical name Ma·chu Pic·chu \ˌmä-(ˌ)chü-ˈpē-(ˌ)chü, -ˈpēk-\

Definition of Machu Picchu

  1. site of an ancient Inca city discovered in 1911 on a mountain northwest of Cuzco in southeastern Peru


MACHU PICCHU Defined for English Language Learners

Machu Picchu

play
geographical name Ma·chu Pic·chu \ˌmä-(ˌ)chü-ˈpē-(ˌ)chü, -ˈpēk-\

Definition of Machu Picchu for English Language Learners

  • : site of the ruins of an Inca city in Peru


Learn More about machu picchu


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Machu Picchu? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).