- a city in the Philippines, on N Negros.
[kuh-diz, key-diz; Spanish kah-th eeth, -th ees]
- a seaport in SW Spain, on a bay of the Atlantic (Gulf of Cádiz).
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The Coromandel was bound to Cadiz, and thence round the Horn.
The brig loaded with cocao, in bulk, at Guayaquil, and sailed for Cadiz.
The French had just got possession of Cadiz, as we got in, and we found the white flag flying.
Ivory from Zanzibar, salt from Cadiz and wines from Bordeaux.The Harbor
He was taken in chains to Cadiz, Spain, arriving there in December, 1500.
- a port in SW Spain, on a narrow peninsula that forms the Bay of Cádiz at the E end of the Gulf of Cádiz, founded about 1100 bc as a Phoenician trading colony; centre of trade with America from the 16th to 18th centuries. Pop: 134 989 (2003 est)
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