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Coamo

[kaw-ah-maw] /kɔˈɑ mɔ/
noun
1.
a city in S central Puerto Rico.
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  • He told me he was the Alcalde, and that he begged to surrender into my hands the town of Coamo.

    Notes of a War Correspondent Richard Harding Davis
  • This is the inside story of the surrender, during the Spanish War, of the town of Coamo.

    Notes of a War Correspondent Richard Harding Davis
  • There was no military justification for attempting to hold Coamo under the circumstances.

    Porto Rico Arthur D. Hall
  • Immediately after the surrender this same man became Military Governor of Coamo.

    Notes of a War Correspondent Richard Harding Davis
  • Nearer than the village and off to the right was the blockhouse of Llamo de Coamo.

    Porto Rico Arthur D. Hall
  • So we all raced forward and, bunched together, swept into the main street of Coamo.

    Notes of a War Correspondent Richard Harding Davis
  • The tone in which he spoke caused me to decide that, after all, I would not keep the flag of Coamo.

    Notes of a War Correspondent Richard Harding Davis
  • To General Ernst, who was the officer in command of the territory of Coamo, a large number of protests were made.

    Porto Rico Arthur D. Hall

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