comarca

noun co·mar·ca \kōˈmärkə\

Definition of comarca

plural

-s

  1. :  a territorial subdivision (as a district or circuit) of a state —used chiefly of administrative units of certain Latin-American nations

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Origin and Etymology of comarca

Spanish, from Medieval Latin commarca boundary, confines, from com- + marca boundary, border territory, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German marca border, border region — more at mark


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of comarca


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