[ney-grohs; Spanish ne-graws]
- an island of the central Philippines. 5043 sq. mi. (13,061 sq. km).
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Examples from the Web for negros
In Negros a return of 50 cabans to one may be taken as a fair average.
In Cebú and Negros Islands they were permitted to roam about on the highroads and beg.
I knew a planter in Negros Island who was charged with homicide.
Such things as that had happened in Negros more than once, to other officials.Anting-Anting Stories
Most of the negros footprints were lost in those of the hog.
- an island of the central Philippines, one of the Visayan Islands. Capital: Bacolod. Pop: 3 700 000 (2000 est). Area: 12 704 sq km (4904 sq miles)
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