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Castilla

[kahs-tee-yah]
noun
  1. Ra·món [rah-mawn] /rɑˈmɔn/, 1797–1867, Peruvian general and statesman: president of Peru 1845–51 and 1855–62.
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Historical Examples

  • In the meantime Rizal had been detained in the Spanish cruiser Castilla lying in the bay.

    The Philippine Islands

    John Foreman

  • The Castilla was repeatedly hit and was soon burning fiercely.

  • Just as we were eating the latter the Castilla and Velasco came out.

    The Dreamers

    John Kendrick Bangs

  • I fired my revolver at the Castilla and threw a fish-ball at the Velasco.

    The Dreamers

    John Kendrick Bangs

  • The father told him that the Portuguese were subjects of the king of Castilla.