Petah Tiqwa[pe tä′ tēk′vä]
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
city in WC Israel: pop. 153,000
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A city of central Israel east of Tel Aviv-Yafo. Founded in 1878, it is an industrial center in an agricultural region. Population: 183,000.