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

  • A city of northeast Spain north-northwest of Barcelona. Founded in Roman times, it is an industrial center noted for its textiles. Population: 202,000.


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  • Eusebius (610-32) held the council of Egara (Tarrasa) to enforce the canons of the Council of Huesca.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 14: Simony-Tournon

  • Sabadell, Tarrasa, Manresa (see Ignatius Loyola, Saint), Reus – depend industrially on Barcelona, and the banks of the Llobregat and the Ter are bordered with paper -, spinning -, and other mills, which utilize the motive power of the numerous waterfalls.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 3: Brownson-Clairvaux

  • The aim of this project is to update and modernise the existing infrastructures in order to assure functionality and security of the rail tunnels of Tarrasa (1,540 metres), Sabadell

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  • They have already performed together several times and will do so at La Factoría, in Tarrasa, Barcelona. | news


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