Saltillo definition

säl-tēyō
A city of northeast Mexico southwest of Monterrey. It was founded c. 1575 and occupied by Zachary Taylor's forces during the Mexican War.
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(place) City in N Mexico: capital of Coahuila.
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In Mexican languages, especially Nahuatl, a glottal stop or fricative sound.
noun
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An apostrophe used to represent this sound.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
saltillo
Plural:
saltillos

Origin of saltillo

  • From Spanish saltillo

    From Wiktionary