Morocco: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (mu-rok'ō), [key]
- French,Spanish,a kingdom in NW Africa: formed from a sultanate that was divided into two protectoratesand an international zone. 17,000,000; 172,104 sq. mi. (445,749 sq. km). Cap.: Rabat. Cf.
- former name of
- (l.c.) a fine, pebble-grained leather, originally made in Morocco from goatskin tanned with sumac.
- (l.c.) any leather made in imitation of this. Also called
- morocco (Thesaurus)