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[the-lah] /ˈθɛ lɑ/
Camilo José [kah-mee-law haw-se] /kɑˈmi lɔ hɔˈsɛ/ (Show IPA), 1916–2001, Spanish writer. Unabridged
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  • The Emperor put the paper in my hand, and said, 'Expliquez-moi Cela.'

    The History of "Punch"

    M. H. Spielmann
  • "We left Cela for a test trip, sir," said the young man at the controls.

    Talents, Incorporated William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  • The species are larger than most of those of Cela and Anomalopteryx.

    Extinct Birds Walter Rothschild
  • But for another relation—it was all different—and rightly so—and so very different—'Cela ne se peut nullement'—as in Malherbe.

  • Cela forme la chambre des reprsentans et lon prend toujours les suffrages par ville.

  • Cela va sans dire; but if report speaks true, that nice creature Sir Charles Seyton shared the same fate.

  • Mais il mest impossible dy aller: Cela serait alors laffaire de Richard Wagner le jeune; quand pourra-t-il accepter linvitation?

    Wagner as I Knew Him Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger
  • Cela est sensible dans les lettres qu'il écrit, et ne laisse pas de fatiguer à la longue.'

    Res Judicat Augustine Birrell
  • Cela le surprit, mais il n'avait qu'à s'exécuter et c'est ce qu'il fit: il adressa des excuses, et paya.

    Collections and Recollections George William Erskine Russell
  • Cela tombait rarement à faux; et Cela faisait toujours plaisir.

    Collections and Recollections George William Erskine Russell
British Dictionary definitions for Cela


/Spanish ˈθela/
Camilo José (kaˈmilo xoˈse). 1916–2002, Spanish novelist and essayist. His works include The Family of Pascual Duarte (1942), La Colmena (1951), and La Cruz de San Andres (1994). Nobel prize for literature 1989
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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