[mey-loh; Spanish me-law]
- a city in NE Uruguay.
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Its capital is Melo, a town of fourteen thousand inhabitants.Uruguay
W. H. Koebel
Still they require to bail frequently, using for this purpose the large shell of the Melo ethiopica.Narrative Of The Voyage Of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Commanded By The Late Captain Owen Stanley, R.N., F.R.S. Etc. During The Years 1846-1850. Including Discoveries And Surveys In New Guinea, The Louisiade Archipelago, Etc. To Which Is Added The Account Of Mr. E.B. Kennedy's Expedition For The Exploration Of The Cape York Peninsula. By John Macgillivray, F.R.G.S. Naturalist To The Expedition. In Two Volumes. Volume 1.
Melo was too weak to be able to do any thing against the enemy, and had to seek protection under the guns of the fort.
Melo gave the catur to Andrea Toscano, a man of courage, and well versed in sea affairs.
Another genus of this family is Melo, with very short elytra, and without wings.The Insect World