Translation of Xochimilco in English:


Pronunciation /sotʃiˈmilko/

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    • A city in central Mexico, situated on Lake Xochimilco and famous for its chinampas or floating gardens. These were originally Aztec rafts for transporting vegetables, fruit, and flowers to Mexico City by canal. The chinampas are still cultivated in Xochimilco and other towns in the area.