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San Benito

[san buh-nee-toh] /ˌsæn bəˈni toʊ/
noun
1.
a city in S Texas.
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  • Either there is nothing in this theory or the insects of San Benito were the exceptions which proved the rule.

    The American Egypt Channing Arnold
  • Upon Allard was forced the San Benito of renewed recollection.

    The Game and the Candle Eleanor M. Ingram
  • This was at the village of San Benito, where also I came across a quaint little church connected with the house by a small bridge.

    A Corner of Spain Walter Wood
  • In this Sala are placed the whole of the silleria de coro from the church of San Benito.

    Cathedral Cities of Spain William Wiehe Collins
  • There were two or three old palm-thatched huts at San Benito, and we slung our hammocks in the best-preserved one.

    The American Egypt Channing Arnold
  • They were all invested with the San Benito, and broiled to death with becoming ceremony.

    A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 5 (of 10) Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
  • At the angle of the further side of this Plaza is the grand church and convent of San Benito.

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