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Coronado

[kawr-uh-nah-doh, kor-; for 1 also Spanish kaw-raw-nah-th aw] /ˌkɔr əˈnɑ doʊ, ˌkɒr-; for 1 also Spanish ˌkɔ rɔˈnɑ ðɔ/
noun
1.
Francisco Vásquez de
[frahn-thees-kaw bahs-keth th e,, frahn-sees-kaw bahs-kes] /frɑnˈθis kɔ ˈbɑs kɛθ ðɛ,, frɑnˈsis kɔ ˈbɑs kɛs/ (Show IPA),
1510–54? Spanish explorer in North America.
2.
a city in SW California, near San Diego.
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