- Pe·dro An·to·nio [pe-th raw ahn-taw-nyaw] /ˈpɛ ðrɔ ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/, Pedro Antonio Alarcón y Ariza, 1833–91, Spanish novelist, short-story writer, and diplomat.
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“I guess they went to DSM-IV, but perhaps did not know about DSM-5,” Alarcon said with a laugh.Sandusky To Try Nearly Obsolete Histrionic Personality Disorder Defense
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Alarcon was looking for and expecting to meet Coronado at any time.
Who could preach with more wit a brief sermon like this than Alarcon?
So far as rendering Coronado any assistance was concerned, Alarcon might as well have been on the coast of Africa.
At any rate, Alarcon and Coronado fully expected to be in touch much of the time.
But Alarcon was not of a retreating disposition; the fierce Colorado had now met its first conqueror.
- Pedro Antonio de (ˈpeðro anˈtonjo de). 1833–91, Spanish novelist and short-story writer, noted for his humorous sketches of rural life, esp in The Three-Cornered Hat (1874)
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