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Ávila

[ah-vuh-luh; Spanish ah-vee-lah]
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noun
  1. a city in central Spain, a religious and academic center.
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  • The word tuce (or, it may be, tuze) I do not find in any dictionary, nor does Avila translate it.

  • As in some respects my translation differs from that of Avila, I give his.

  • For our eight pesetas a day in Avila we had had as much as we wanted.

  • Then give us tickets to Avila and we will wait at Medina del Campo.

  • It was pitchy night when we clambered down from the train at Avila.


British Dictionary definitions for avila

Ávila

noun
  1. a city in central Spain: 11th-century granite walls and Romanesque cathedral. Pop: 52 078 (2003 est)
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