Segovia

[suh-goh-vee-uh; Spanish se-gaw-vyah]
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noun

An·drés [ahn-dres] /ɑnˈdrɛs/, 1893–87, Spanish guitarist.
a city in central Spain: well-preserved Roman aqueduct.

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  • Segovia is best known for its trilogy of monuments: the Aqueduct, the Cathedral, and the Fortress.

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  • As is typical in Segovia, this palace dates back to the 16th century and guests are treated to a winning blend of old and new.

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British Dictionary definitions for segovia

Segovia

1

noun

a town in central Spain: site of a Roman aqueduct, still in use, and the fortified palace of the kings of Castile (the Alcázar). Pop: 55 640 (2003 est)

Segovia

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noun

Andrés (anˈdres), Marquis of Salobreña. 1893–1987, Spanish classical guitarist
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