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Duero

[dwe-raw] /ˈdwɛ rɔ/
noun
1.
Spanish name of Douro.
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  • Before Amador could reply to this appeal, the seor Duero spoke again.

    Calavar

    Robert Montgomery Bird
  • Her Thorne and Duero envelope was dropping from her more and more.

    East Angels Constance Fenimore Woolson
  • The sun of July had begun to scorch the naked plains of the Duero, and the good father was in poor health.

  • "I am one who laments, without extenuating, the folly of the general," said the voice of Duero.

    Calavar

    Robert Montgomery Bird
  • A Torres believed only what was credible, and such a tale about a Duero would be incredible.

    East Angels Constance Fenimore Woolson
  • Among these were Bermudez, Duero, and several others, who were secretly his friends already.

  • "The seor Duero was present, as well as several other honourable cavaliers, and all confirm the story," said De Morla.

    Calavar

    Robert Montgomery Bird
  • "Truly, he is a very proper-looking and well-demeanoured knave," said the voice of Duero.

    Calavar

    Robert Montgomery Bird
  • The vines of the Duero are ground vines, and the landscape gets very little profit out of them.

    Northern Spain Edgar T. A. Wigram
  • Once clear of the pine-belt, the country quickly relapses into the monotony typical of the Duero vale.

    Northern Spain Edgar T. A. Wigram
British Dictionary definitions for Duero

Duero

/ˈduero/
noun
1.
the Spanish name for the Douro
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