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Tucumán

[too-koo-mahn]
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noun
  1. a city in NW Argentina.
Also called San Miguel de Tucumán.
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  • “The Mequinez family is not in Tucuman,” replied the innkeeper.

    Cuore (Heart)

    Edmondo De Amicis

  • The sugar factories of Tucuman turn out a great quantity of rum.

    Argentina

    W. A. Hirst

  • Tucuman is now reached by railway from the south by way of Cordoba.

    Argentina

    W. A. Hirst

  • He was dismissed at the moment, but not long after he reappears as Governor of Tucuman.

    Argentina

    W. A. Hirst

  • To this resolve of the people, the Congress of Tucuman gave full expression.

    Ponce de Leon</p>

    William Pilling


British Dictionary definitions for tucuman

Tucumán

noun
  1. a city in NW Argentina: scene of the declaration (1816) of Argentinian independence from Spain; university (1914). Pop: 837 000 (2005 est)Full name: San Miguel de Tucumán
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