from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southern Texas on the Rio Grande south-southwest of San Antonio. Established by Spanish settlers in 1755, it is a major port of entry and a retail, tourist, and industrial center. Population: 215,000.

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  • proper n. A city in south Texas, United States.
  • proper n. A city in north Tamaulipas, Mexico.
  • proper n. A town in Cantabria, Spain.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande


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