from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of northwest Spain near the Cantabrian Mountains. Founded c. 760, it flourished as the capital of Asturian kings until 910. The city was severely damaged during the Spanish Civil War (1936–1939).

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  • proper noun A town in Asturias in northwestern Spain, near the Cantabrian Mountains, founded circa 760.
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  • noun a city in northwestern Spain near the Cantabrian Mountains


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