[ aw-ren-se ]
/ ɔˈrɛn sɛ /
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a city in N Spain, NW of Madrid.
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Words nearby Orense
or else, Orem, Ore Mountains, Orenburg, orenda, Orense, Oreo, oreodont, Oreopithecus, ore rotundo, oreshoot
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How to use Orense in a sentence
At the end of eight days the news came that Soult, having made all his preparations, had left Orense on his march southward.With Moore at Corunna|G. A. Henty
Orense gave him an opening, and the country was for a moment at his mercy.Northern Spain|Edgar T. A. Wigram
They take thence a southerly and south-westerly course, until they unite a few miles above Orense.
Orense, an inland province east of Pontevedra, has a capital of the same name (11,000) on the banks of the Minho.
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
British Dictionary definitions for Orense
/ (Spanish oˈrense) /
a city in NW Spain, in Galicia on the Miño River: warm springs. Pop: 109 475 (2003 est)Galician name: Ourense
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