Share this entry

Share this page

Zacatecas

Syllabification: Za·ca·te·cas
Pronunciation: /ˌzäkəˈtākəs, ˌsäkə-
 
/

Definition of Zacatecas in English:

1A state in northern central Mexico.
1.1The capital of Zacatecas, a silver-mining city located at an altitude of 8,200 feet (2,500 m); population 122,889 (2005).

Definition of Zacatecas in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day vicarious
Pronunciation: vəˈkerēəs
adjective
experienced in the imagination through another person's feelings…