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Aguascalientes Syllabification: A·guas·ca·lien·tes
Pronunciation: /ˌäɡwäˌskälˈyenˌtās/ /ˌäwä-/

Definition of Aguascalientes in English:

1A state in central Mexico.
1.1The capital of Aguascalientes, a health resort noted for its hot springs; population 663,671 (2005).


Spanish, literally 'hot waters'.

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