Jerez

[ he-reth, -res ]
/ hɛˈrɛθ, -ˈrɛs /

noun

a city in southwestern Spain: noted for its sherry.Also called Jerez de la Fron·te·ra [the lah frawn-te-rah]. /ðɛ lɑ frɔnˈtɛ rɑ/. Formerly Xe·res [Spanish he-res] /Spanish ˈhɛ rɛs/ .

adjective

pertaining to, characteristic of, or resembling sherry from Jerez.

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Jerez
/ (Spanish xeˈrɛθ) /

noun

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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