Definition of Mecca noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    Mecca

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    NAmE//ˈmɛkə//
     
     
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  1. 1a city in Saudi Arabia that is the holiest city of Islam, being the place where the Prophet Muhammad was born
  2. 2 mecca a place that many people like to visit, especially for a particular reason Miami Beach is a mecca for tourists.
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