[Spanish per-th ee-th aw]
- Mon·te [Spanish mawn-te] /Spanish ˈmɔn tɛ/, a mountain in NE Spain, a peak of the Pyrenees. 10,994 feet (3350 meters).
French Mont Perdu.
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This river furnishes excellent communication with Perdido Bay, upon which are built several fine lumber-mills.Petals Plucked from Sunny Climes
The Senate resumed the consideration of the bill respecting the territory west of the Perdido.
Before this period, Louisiana extended east of the river Mississippi to the river Perdido.
The bill proposed including in the State all that part of the Territory which lay west of the Perdido, &c.
On Perdido street is a three story dwelling, thirty by seventy-five feet, for the workmen.Norman's New Orleans and Environs
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- Monte perdido (ˈmɔnte) a mountain in NE Spain, in the central Pyrenees. Height: 3352 m (10 997 ft)French name: Mont Perdu, Perdu
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