Tetuán

[te-twahn]
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noun

a seaport in N Morocco, on the Mediterranean: former capital of the Spanish zone of Morocco.

Also Tétouan.
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Examples from the Web for tetuan

Historical Examples of tetuan

  • No longer did he work his own will in Tetuan; he was required to work the will of the woman.

    The Scapegoat

    Hall Caine

  • There was a Basha at Tetuan already, but that was a trifling difficulty.

    The Scapegoat

    Hall Caine

  • And of Christians of any sort or condition there were none in all Tetuan.

    The Scapegoat

    Hall Caine

  • Throughout Tetuan and the country round about Israel was now an object of contempt.

    The Scapegoat

    Hall Caine

  • He was likely to be some months absent from Tetuan, and it was impossible that Ruth should go with him.

    The Scapegoat

    Hall Caine


British Dictionary definitions for tetuan

Tetuán

noun

a city in N Morocco: capital of Spanish Morocco (1912–56). Pop: 499 000 (2003)
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