- a city in NW Spain.
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Oviedo says that the first bananas were introduced into America in 1516.
It was celebrated with just praise by Oviedo, Casas, and Herrera.The Conquest of Canada (Vol. 1 of 2)
I could not leave Oviedo and acknowledge I had not been to Naranco.Cathedral Cities of Spain
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Oviedo is not a town for which I have ever been able to acquire much enthusiasm.Northern Spain
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I have also seen this passage in the translation of Oviedo by Ramusio, vol.Origin of Cultivated Plants
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- a city in NW Spain: capital of Asturias from 810 until 1002; centre of a coal- and iron-mining area. Pop: 207 699 (2003 est)
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