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San Nicolás de los Garzas

San Nicolás de los Garzas (sän nēkōläsˈ dā lōs gärˈsäs) [key], city (1990 pop. 436,603), Nuevo León state, N Mexico, in the Santa Catarina valley. It is situated on a major highway in a predominantly poor rural area where oranges are grown.

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