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Definition of the noun morocco

What does morocco mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • morocco: moroccos
  • Morocco: -

  1. a soft pebble-grained leather made from goatskin; used for shoes and book bindings etc.
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic word: leather = an animal skin made smooth and flexible by removing the hair and then tanning
    • more specific terms: Levant morocco / Levant = a heavy morocco often used in bookbinding


Morocco, officially the Kingdom of Morocco, is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa. Geographically, Morocco is characterized by a rugged mountainous interior and large portions of desert. It is one of only three countries to have both Atlantic and Mediterranean coastlines. The Arabic name al-Mamlakah al-Maghribiyah and Al-Maghrib are commonly used as alternate names.

  • also known as Kingdom of Morocco, The Western Kingdom, The West, Regne del Marroc, Al-Magrib, Maroc, Marruecos
  • founded on (59 years ago)
  • part of Africa, Maghreb, Mahgrib
  • instance of: African country / African nation = any one of the countries occupying the African continent
  • parts:
  • member of: Arab League = an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
  • member: Moroccan = a native or inhabitant of Morocco
  • read more about Morocco (country)

Phrases with Morocco

Phrases starting with the word Morocco:

  1. Morocco Iris
  2. Morocco Agencies
  3. Morocco Knapweed
  4. Morocco Moonsnail

Phrases ending with the word Morocco:

  1. levant morocco
  2. Ctesias Morocco
  3. capital of morocco
  4. Ambassador of Morocco
  5. Species Ctesias Morocco

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Morocco

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Google previewMorocco Leadership and Governance (2017)

by Dylan Brake

Morocco is a monarchy, and has been ruled by members of the Alaouite dynasty since the beginning of the 17th century.

Google previewThe Influence of Islamic Values on Management Practice (2014)

by G. Forster

TheIslamof Morocco is an entwining ofreligion andcultural characteristicsto createbeliefs andvalues which, according tosome participants, contradictthe true message of Islam.Itis throughthisentwining with culturethat Islam isalsoable ...

Google previewPower and Poverty (2010)

Is the EU a New Planet? by Alpago Alpago

Morocco is a transit country (The Straits of Gibraltar) between the continent of Africa and the European Union countries, much as Turkey (Bosporus) is between Asia and the EU. Morocco is an African, Arab and Islamic country. With the ...

Google previewMoorish Circle 7 (2005)

The Rise of the Islamic Faith Among Blacks in America and it's masonic origins by Keith Moore 32°

—Excerpts from the Moorish guide Morocco is a small country in Northwest Africa . It lies only nine miles from Spain across the Strait of Gibraltar. Moroccans call the country Al Maghrib which means the farthest west in Arabic. Rabaat is the ...

Google previewThe Different Faces of Motherhood (2013)

by Beverly Birns, Dale Hay

ECONOMIC BACKGROUND Overall Economic Conditions Morocco is a primarily agricultural nation just a stone's throw...

Morocco is the leading exporter of phosphate in the world, but this provides only a small fraction of the country's income.

Google previewThe Man in the Cage (1960)

Morocco is an interesting country.” “Morocco is a great country,” said Jilali. The old woman hobbled in with a teapot, a bowl of sugar and three cups on a brass tray. There was further delay while the tea was poured. Through a window Darrell ...

Google previewMorocco Country Study Guide (2006)

by International Business Publications, USA.

Morocco is a de jure constitutional monarchy with an elected parliament.

Google previewArab Reform and Foreign Aid (2006)

Lessons from Morocco by Haim Malka, Jon B. Alterman

Foreign Relations, articulated the important role Morocco plays in the U.S. strategy for the region: Morocco is a model of reform in...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Drug Policy (2011)

by Mark A. R. Kleiman, James E. Hawdon

Morocco is a developing nation in North Africa that borders Algeria and Western Sahara, with an economy heavily dependent on its phosphorous production (only China and the United States produce more), with telecommunications and ...

Google previewElementary Course in Geography (1875)

Designed for Primary and Intermediate Grades, and as a Complete Shorter Course by William Swinton

Morocco is the largest of these countries, and has a population nearly as large as that of the State of New York. It is ruled...

Google previewHazell's Annual (1908)

MOROCCO. Morocco is the westernmost of the Barbary States, occupying the N.W. corner of Africa. An empire consisting of ...

Google previewMiddle East Review 2003/04 (2003)

The Economic and Business Report by Kogan Page (CRT)

Morocco is a competitive destination for European tourists.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Old French brown morocco, gilt paneled sides, fleurons in the corners, center ornaments with crowned L's and crowned interlaced A's, gilt back and edges. Bound for King Louis XIII. and Queen Anne of Austria by Le Gascon; initials HD in the ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

Old French brown morocco, gilt paneled sides, fleurons in the corners, center ornaments with crowned L's and crowned interlaced A's, gilt back and edges. Bound for King Louis XIII. and Queen Anne of Austria by Le Gascon; initials HD in the ...

Google previewConflict and Conquest in the Islamic World: A Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2011)

A Historical Encyclopedia by Alexander Mikaberidze

The Portuguese presence relied largely on seapower; the cities required substantial garrisons, and the expense and greater commercial opportunities elsewhere impeded further expansion into Morocco. Even so, with this control over key ...

Google previewExporters' Encyclopaedia (1920)

1, 2, 3, 4, 9 Mazagan, Morocco . . . . . . 2, 1, 3, 5, 6 Shipments to points for which through bills of lading cannot be obtained, should be made to the nearest port of call from which there is the most desirable route to destination.—See “Places ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Developing World (2006)

by Thomas M. Leonard

Morocco, a French protectorate since 1912, gained its independence in 1956. France at first strongly resisted the ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Middle Eastern Cinema (2010)

by Terri Ginsberg, Chris Lippard

(Moumen Smihi, Morocco, 1981) 48 ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

Old French brown morocco, gilt paneled sides, fleurons in the corners, center ornaments with crowned L's and...

Old French brown morocco, the sides tooled and gilt in compartments formed by interlacings, the spaces occupied by leaf sprays ...

Google previewStoddart's Encyclopaedia Americana (1886)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature, and Companion to the Encyclopaedia Britannica. (9th Ed.) and to All Other Encyclopaedias

Morocco leather, in addition to being soft and pliable, is remarkable for its glossy and otherwise attractive appearance, and is largely employed in the manufacture of the uppers of ladies' and children's fine shoes, and gentlemen's low-cut ...

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Quotes about Morocco

At the very outset I want to say how the people of America appreciate the steadfast support of the people of Morocco, the leadership of Morocco in our war against terrorism. (Donald Evans)
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Scrabble value of M3O1R1O1C3C3O1

The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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