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Manteca

[man-tee-kuh] /mænˈti kə/
noun
1.
a town in central California.
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  • Travellers should be cautioned against the captivating name of Manteca Valenciana.

    Gatherings From Spain Richard Ford
  • This fat is known by the name of butter or oil (Manteca or aceite) of the Guacharo.

    At Last Charles Kingsley
  • From Manteca the road penetrated into contracting valleys, until finally it might, with propriety, be called a cañon road.

    In Indian Mexico (1908) Frederick Starr
  • A little before reaching Manteca, as we looked down from the height, we saw an immense train of pack-mules coming.

    In Indian Mexico (1908) Frederick Starr

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