Ancient pyramids in Palenque.
Palenque definition by Webster's New World
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village in N Chiapas state, Mexico: site of ancient Mayan ruins
Palenque definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An ancient Mayan city of southern Mexico southeast of Villahermosa. It is the site of the Temple of Inscriptions, noted for its hieroglyphic tablets.