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  1. a city in N Algeria.
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Examples from the Web for blida

Historical Examples

  • The little mandarin oranges from Blida and about there, are one of the stand-bys of Algerian trade.

    In the Land of Mosques & Minarets

    Francis Miltoun

  • A peculiarity of the Mauresques of Blida is that they veil themselves in a most strange manner.

  • Blida is the chief town of a commune of the same name, having a population of 33,332.

British Dictionary definitions for blida


  1. a city in N Algeria, on the edge of the Mitidja Plain. Pop: 269 000 (2005 est)
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