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  1. a city in E Argentina, near Buenos Aires.
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Examples from the Web for quilmes

Historical Examples of quilmes

  • They are only of use to defend the city, so that if the English land again at Quilmes, Liniers has no troops fit to meet them.

    Ponce de Leon

    William Pilling

  • Before you lose sight of the town of Quilmes, you can see Point Lara, which is easily known by a grove on the side of the river.

  • It is controlled by the Quilmes people and has a large enough capacity to supply entire Argentina if necessary.

  • Brewery is an independent brewery, not being allied to the Quilmes outfit as is generally supposed.

  • The only one in operation is that which runs between Buenos Aires and Quilmes, a distance of fourteen miles.

British Dictionary definitions for quilmes


  1. a city in E Argentina: a resort and suburb of Buenos Aires. Pop: 518 788 (2001)
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