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[chuh-ree-ohs; Spanish chaw-ree-aws]
  1. a city in W central Peru.
  2. a district in W central Peru.
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Historical Examples of chorrillos

  • At Chorrillos, a few miles south of Lima, the militia waited behind a hastily constructed line of defence.

    The South American Republics, Part II (of 2)

    Thomas C. Dawson

  • These defences consisted of two distinct positions, Chorrillos and Miraflores, the latter being about 4000 yds.