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  1. Jo·sé [haw-se] /hɔˈsɛ/, 1908–72, Mexican dancer and choreographer in the U.S.
  2. Also called Puerto Limón. a seaport in E Costa Rica.
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Examples from the Web for limon

Historical Examples

  • On our way out from Jamaica to Limon we spent two days at Colon.

    Recollections of a Busy Life

    William B. Forwood

  • It is a hundred and three miles from Limon to San José by rail.

  • "That there limon verbeny 'minds me of Docallison," said Mammy.

  • On their return to Limon Farrell wrote out a careful report.


    Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

  • The “limon real” is of great vigor and hence may be a desirable stock for certain varieties and under certain conditions.