- a town in central California.
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Examples from the Web for manteca
This fat is known by the name of butter or oil (manteca or aceite) of the Guacharo.At Last
From Manteca the road penetrated into contracting valleys, until finally it might, with propriety, be called a cañon road.
A little before reaching Manteca, as we looked down from the height, we saw an immense train of pack-mules coming.
Travellers should be cautioned against the captivating name of manteca Valenciana.Gatherings From Spain