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Definition for plata (2 of 2)
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As soon as we entered the estuary of the Plata, the weather was very unsettled.A Naturalist's Voyage Round the World|Charles Darwin
And thus these men of Plata passed through the fortification of their enemies, and were saved.Historical Parallels, vol 3 (of 3)|Arthur Thomas Malkin
Plata is alongside the ostrich, and gathers himself for a spring at the bird's throat.Across Patagonia|Lady Florence Dixie
This is perhaps the most abundant species of Fulica in the Plata region, and certainly congregates in the largest numbers.Argentine Ornithology, Volume II (of 2)|P. L. Sclater
And could Marathon and Salamis and Plata have been swept out of mind, would not the decline have been a thousandfold hastened?From the Easy Chair, series 3|George William Curtis