[ chuh-ree-ohs; Spanish chaw-ree-aws ]
/ tʃəˈri oʊs; Spanish tʃɔˈri ɔs /
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a city in W central Peru.
a district in W central Peru.
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Words nearby Chorrillos
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How to use Chorrillos in a sentence
These defences consisted of two distinct positions, Chorrillos and Miraflores, the latter being about 4000 yds.
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