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Tambo

[tam-boh]
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noun
  1. Mr. Tambo.
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Examples from the Web for tambo

Historical Examples

  • Those only who had strong mules, or who had found shelter in the tambo, could have escaped.

    In New Granada

    W.H.G. Kingston

  • Soon afterwards we heard Padillo shout out, “The tambo, the tambo!”

    In New Granada

    W.H.G. Kingston

  • He made a sign to the Guarani to follow him, and both quitted the tambo.

    The Flying Horseman

    Gustave Aimard

  • Well, your expedition terminated, proceed directly to this tambo.

    The Flying Horseman

    Gustave Aimard

  • Notwithstanding the hurricane, they quitted the tambo, followed by the gauchos.

    The Flying Horseman

    Gustave Aimard


British Dictionary definitions for tambo

Tambo

noun
  1. Oliver. 1917–93, South African politician; president (1977–91) of the African National Congress. He was arrested (1956) with Nelson Mandela but released (1957)
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