Definition of Jornada del Muerto in English:

Jornada del Muerto

Syllabification: Jor·na·da del Muer·to
Pronunciation: /hôrˌnädə del ˈmwertō
 
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A desert region in southern New Mexico, near White Sands, known as the “journey of death” for the difficulties early travelers endured.

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