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Manzanillo

[mahn-sah-nee-yaw] /ˌmɑn sɑˈni yɔ/
noun
1.
a seaport in SE Cuba.
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  • It rises in the Sierra del Cobre, and empties upon the south coast, a few miles from Manzanillo.

    Cuba Arthur D. Hall
  • We reach Manzanillo, another coast place, twenty-four hours after leaving Acapulco.

    The Complete Works of Artemus Ward Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
  • Colon is situated on the extreme point of land between Limon and Manzanillo Bays.

  • Manzanillo is a little Mexican village, and looked very wretched indeed, sweltering away there on the hot sands.

    The Complete Works of Artemus Ward Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
  • Some minor naval operations followed at Manzanillo and Nipe, but there was no more serious fighting.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 4 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • Its elevation near Manzanillo is about 200 feet, whence it increases to 640 feet at El Cristo.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 5 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • I know now that I saw that grand body of water, Manzanillo Bay, stretching to the northward.

    Latitude 19 degree Mrs. Schuyler Crowninshield
  • The somewhat shallow harbor of Manzanillo is located at the mouth of a small stream in the Sierra Maestra.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 5 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • Vessels of more than fifteen feet draft, find the Manzanillo channel somewhat difficult.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 5 Willis Fletcher Johnson
  • The town is one of the most unhealthful in the Island, and of Manzanillo mud the author has spoken in a previous chapter.

    Industrial Cuba Robert P. Porter

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