Definition of Mexico City in English:

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Mexico City

Pronunciation: /ˌmeksəkō ˈsidē/
The capital of Mexico; population 8,720,916 (2005). Founded about 1300 as the Aztec capital Tenochtitlán, it was destroyed in 1521 by the Spanish conquistador Cortés, who rebuilt it as the capital of New Spain.

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Syllabification: Mex·i·co Cit·y

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