Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A wine made in the Canary islands, of which the best closely resembles Madeira.

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Examples

  • Andes, Venezuela: "at six o clock in the morning the fog was crawling over the mountains and i heard the whistle language of farmers in the valley (like you can hear on la gomera, canary islands)" (Thanks to drmidix on Flickr)

    Archive 2008-06-01

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