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San Antonio

[san an-toh-nee-oh] /ˌsæn ænˈtoʊ niˌoʊ/
noun
1.
a city in S Texas: site of the Alamo.
Related forms
San Antonian, noun
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  • "As you did when you decoyed me on board the San Antonio," said Betty.

    Fair Margaret H. Rider Haggard
  • Henry was deeply interested in the particulars of the attack on San Antonio.

    For the Liberty of Texas Edward Stratemeyer
  • They are at San Antonio—the baker, the buffoon, the two young men who dig.

  • She had been an excellent horsewoman in the old San Antonio days.

  • He used to come to San Antonio once a-year on business with the merchants there.

    The War Trail Mayne Reid
British Dictionary definitions for San Antonio

San Antonio

/sæn ænˈtəʊnɪˌəʊ/
noun
1.
a city in S Texas: site of the Alamo; the leading town in Texas until about 1930. Pop: 1 214 725 (2003 est)
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San Antonio in Culture
San Antonio [(san an-toh-nee-oh)]

A city in south-central Texas.

Note: The location of the Alamo.
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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