- a city in N Spain, NW of Madrid.
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Orense gave him an opening, and the country was for a moment at his mercy.Northern Spain
Edgar T. A. Wigram
The influence of the cathedral of Santiago is self-evident in the cathedral of Orense.
The approach to the city by rail from Orense is simply superb.
This monastic church, at one time owned by Templars, is situated outside the city boundary on the Orense road.Cathedral Cities of Spain
William Wiehe Collins
He was born of hidalgo parents near Orense, where his casa solar stands, still lived in by a Feijo of to-day.Heroic Spain
Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
- a city in NW Spain, in Galicia on the Miño River: warm springs. Pop: 109 475 (2003 est)Galician name: Ourense