geographical name see Marrakech

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Marrakesh — Mar|ra|kesh , Marrakech a city in western Morocco that is popular with tourists and famous for producing ↑carpets and leather goods …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • Marrakesh — Mar•ra•kesh or Mar•ra•kech [[t]ˈmær əˌkɛʃ, ˌmær əˈkɛʃ[/t]] n. geg a city in W Morocco. 745,541 …   From formal English to slang

  • Marrakesh — noun a city in western Morocco; tourist center • Syn: ↑Marrakech • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center • Part Holonyms: ↑Morocco, ↑Kingdom of Morocco, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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