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Bacolod

[bah-koh-lawd]
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noun
  1. a seaport on N Negros, in the central Philippines.
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Examples from the Web for bacolod

Historical Examples

  • They landed us at Bacolod, and Miller left me to report to the Sup.

    The Spinner's Book of Fiction

    Various

  • The most hot-headed of all was the leader, the Sultan of Bacolod.

    The Story of General Pershing</p>

    Everett T. (Everett Titsworth) Tomlinson

  • It was a telegram, transmitted by carrier from Bacolod, which was in cable communication with Ilo-Ilo.

    Caybigan

    James Hopper

  • I had crossed over for supplies; he was fresh from Manila and wanted to get over to Bacolod to report to the Sup.

  • The affair of her assignment continued to be much of a lark during the two weeks spent in Bacolod awaiting transportation.

    Caybigan

    James Hopper


British Dictionary definitions for bacolod

Bacolod

noun
  1. a town in the Philippines, on the NW coast of Negros Island. Pop: 468 000 (2005 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

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