Mesoamerica

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geographical name Me·so·amer·i·ca \ˌme-zō-ə-ˈmer-i-kə, ˌmē-, -sō-\

Definition of Mesoamerica

  1. region extending from modern northwestern Mexico approximately to El Salvador that was occupied during pre-Columbian times by peoples (such as the Olmecs, Mayans, and Aztecs) with shared cultural features

Mesoamerican

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MESOAMERICA Defined for English Language Learners

Mesoamerica

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geographical name Me·so·amer·i·ca \ˌme-zō-ə-ˈmer-i-kə, ˌmē-, -sō-\

Definition of Mesoamerica for English Language Learners

  • : region of southern North America


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