Meaning of Machu Picchu

Ma•chu Pic•chu

Pronunciation: (mä'ch pēk'ch, pē'ch), [key]
  1. the site of an ancient Incan and pre-Incan city, about 7000 ft. (2130 m) above sea level in the Andes, in S central Peru.
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