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Mecca
American English: /ˈmɛkə/
British English: /ˈmɛkə/

Translation of Mecca in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 1.2
    also: mecca
    (center of attraction) the Mecca of the film industry
    la meca or Meca del cine
    Monte Carlo is a Mecca for gamblers
    Montecarlo es la meca de los jugadores
    Example sentences
    • Once regarded as a Mecca of tourism, the number of visitors coming to Ireland is falling steadily.
    • The shop was a Mecca for women who wanted not only books but advice.
    • The diving is always spectacular because it has also become a Mecca for the wildlife of the Celebes Sea.

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