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Concepción

[kawn-sep-syawn; English kuh n-sep-see-ohn, -sep-shuh n]
noun
  1. a city in central Chile, near the mouth of the Bío-Bío River.
  2. a city in central Paraguay, on the Paraguay River.
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Historical Examples of concepcion

  • He found the town bubbling over with joy because of the victory at Concepcion.

    For the Liberty of Texas

    Edward Stratemeyer

  • It was resolved therefore to burn the most dilapidated one—the Concepcion.

  • Julio is a Spaniard of the Spaniards, the slave of Concepcion.

    Rita

    Laura E. Richards

  • Concepcion is thirty on her next birthday; she tells the world that she is twenty, but I know!

    Rita

    Laura E. Richards

  • Concepcion would have me ride in the first, that she may have her eyes on me at each instant.

    Rita

    Laura E. Richards


British Dictionary definitions for concepcion

Concepción

noun
  1. an industrial city in S central Chile. Pop: 378 000 (2005 est)
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