Sonora

geographical name
So·​no·​ra | \ sə-ˈnȯr-ə How to pronounce Sonora (audio) \

Definition of Sonora

1 river 250 miles (400 kilometers) long in northwestern Mexico flowing southwest into the upper Gulf of California
2 state of northwestern Mexico bordering on the U.S. (Arizona and a small section of New Mexico) and the Gulf of California; capital Hermosillo area 71,403 square miles (184,934 square kilometers), population 2,662,480

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Sonoran \ sə-​ˈnȯr-​ən How to pronounce Sonoran (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Sonora.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sonora. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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