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Orozco

[aw-raws-kaw] /ɔˈrɔs kɔ/
noun
1.
José Clemente
[haw-se kle-men-te] /hɔˈsɛ klɛˈmɛn tɛ/ (Show IPA),
1883–1949, Mexican painter.
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  • Orozco and his troops are fleeing to the north toward the American border.

    Diplomatic Days Edith O'Shaughnessy
  • He showed me a telegram confirming the capture of Orozco, who was not captured at all.

    Diplomatic Days Edith O'Shaughnessy
  • Obviously Orozco is animated with the same spirit as his ancestors.

  • Orozco, the rebel leader, has failed to withstand Madero's army.

  • Orozco y Berra thinks that the snake represented Quetzalcoatl, and was a Toltec reminiscence.

  • Orozco was sent, therefore, to subdue Oaxaca, which he reported to be rich in gold.

    The Colonization of North America Herbert Eugene Bolton
  • Orozco is headed apparently full to the south toward Torreon, and, say the timid and doubtful, to Mexico City.

    Diplomatic Days Edith O'Shaughnessy
  • The trolley-cars were blocked, and we seemed the focus of the Orozco victory as far as the capital was concerned.

    Diplomatic Days Edith O'Shaughnessy
British Dictionary definitions for Orozco

Orozco

/Spanish oˈrɔθko/
noun
1.
José Clemente (xoˈse kleˈmente). 1883–1949, Mexican painter, noted for his monumental humanistic murals
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