/ (Spanish estremaˈðura) /
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a region of W Spain: arid and sparsely populated except in the valleys of the Tagus and Guardiana rivers. Area: 41 593 sq km (16 059 sq miles)
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for Extremadura
A similar kingdom sprang up in Extremadura, and another in the mountains of southern Spain.
This evil was tempered in Extremadura by the utilization of lands common.
One afternoon, the Little Cobbler was left alone in a town of Extremadura.The Blood of the Arena|Vicente Blasco Ibez