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Altamira

[ al-tuh-meer-uh; Spanish ahl-tah-mee-rah ]
/ ˌæl təˈmɪər ə; Spanish ˌɑl tɑˈmi rɑ /
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noun

a cave in northern Spain, near Santander, noted for its Upper Paleolithic polychrome paintings of bison, deer, and pigs.

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Altamira
/ (Spanish altaˈmira) /

noun

a cave in N Spain, SW of Santander, noted for Old Stone Age wall drawings
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