- Also called Jerez de la Fron·te·ra [th e lah frawn-te-rah] /ðɛ lɑ frɔnˈtɛ rɑ/. Formerly Xeres. a city in SW Spain: noted for its sherry.
- pertaining to, characteristic of, or resembling sherry from Jerez.
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In this decision the opposing candidates, Salazar and Jerez, acquiesced.
Xatruch, Jerez, and Zavala were acting with the enemies of their country.
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.
Wild-bred cattle, many of them destined for the bull-rings of Jerez or Seville.Wild Spain (Espaa agreste)
- 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