[puh-len-shuh; Spanish pah-len-thyah]
- a city in Castilla y León, N Spain.
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Manrique succeeded in his mission, and brought Don Tello to Palencia.
The custodia of Palencia is also thought by some to be his handiwork.The Arts and Crafts of Older Spain, Volume I (of 3)
About Barouffski now, Palencia and the young man with the serious face had come.
Suddenly and excitedly Palencia cried: My principal is touched.
Behind them, Palencia, Tyszkiewicz and the man with the umbrella leaned.
- a city in N central Spain: earliest university in Spain (1208); seat of Castilian kings (12th–13th centuries); communications centre. Pop: 81 378 (2003 est)
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