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  1. New Mexico
    IPA[njuː ˈmɛksɪkəʊ]
    • 1. a state in the south-western US, on the border with Mexico; population 1,984,356 (est. 2008); capital, Santa Fe. The area formed part of Mexico until 1848, and in 1912 it became the 47th state of the US.