Mazapan

adjective Ma·za·pan \¦mäzə¦pän\

Definition of Mazapan

  1. :  of or belonging to a sedentary culture of Mexico centered to the northwest and west of the Valley of Mexico about a.d. 1100 and characterized by plumbate and fine orange pottery

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Origin and Etymology of mazapan

Mazapan, locality in central Mexico where remains of the culture were discovered


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