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Maastricht

( mäs'trĭkht´´ ), city (1994 pop. 118,102), capital of Limburg prov., SE Netherlands, on the Maas (Meuse) River and on the Albert Canal system. It is

Macao

( məkou' ), Port. Macau, Mandarin Aomen, special administrative region of China, formerly administered by Portugal (2005 est. pop. 449,000), 10.8 sq

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Macedon

( măs'ədŏn ), ancient country, roughly equivalent to the modern region of Macedonia . In the history of Greek culture Macedon had its single

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Machu Picchu

( mä'chu pēk'chu ), Inca site in Peru, about 50 mi (80 km) NW of Cuzco. It is perched high upon a rock in a narrow saddle between two sharp mountain

Mackenzie

river, c.1,120 mi (1,800 km) long, issuing from Great Slave Lake, Northwest Territories, Canada, and flowing generally NW to the Arctic Ocean through

Mackinac

( măk'ĭnô´´ ), historic region of the Old Northwest (see Northwest Territory ), a shortening of Michilimackinac. The name, in the past, was variously

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Madagascar

( măd´´əgăs'cär ), officially Republic of Madagascar, republic (2005 est. pop. 18,040,000), 226,658 sq mi (587,045 sq km), in the Indian Ocean,

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Madhya Pradesh

( mäd'yə prä'dĭsh ), state (2001 provisional pop. 60,385,118), 119,010 sq mi (308,240 sq km), central India, between the Deccan and the Ganges plain.

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Madison (Wis.)

State capital of Wisconsin , 193 km/120 mi northwest of Chicago and 120 km/74 mi west of Milwaukee, on an isthmus between lakes Mendota and Monona;

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Madrid

( mədrĭd', Span. mäðhrēð' ), city (1990 pop. 3,120,732), capital of Spain and of Madrid prov., central Spain, and the focus of its own autonomous