[ he-reth, -res ]
/ hɛˈrɛθ, -ˈrɛs /
a city in southwestern Spain: noted for its sherry.Also called Je·rez de la Fron·te·ra [he-reththe lah frawn-te-rah]. /hɛˈrɛθ ðɛ lɑ frɔnˈtɛ rɑ/. Formerly Xe·res [Spanish he-res] /Spanish ˈhɛ rɛs/ .
pertaining to, characteristic of, or resembling sherry from Jerez.
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How to use Jerez in a sentence
I went to Jerez, with a letter from Pastia to a dealer in anisette whose house was the smugglers' meeting-place.
To the west we distinguish Jerez, 40 miles away, and beyond it the shining Atlantic.
Even Jerez with its 60,000 inhabitants boasts no suburban zone.
Jerez climbed a tall tree and coming down reported forest and mountain, and naught else.
British Dictionary definitions for Jerez
a town in SW Spain: famous for the making of sherry. Pop: 191 002 (2003 est)Official name: Jerez de la Frontera (xeˈrɛð ðe la frɔnˈtera) Former name: Xeres
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