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presidio <i>noun</i>

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

Published in print January 1999 |
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891573

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M18 Spanish (from Latin praesidium garrison, fort).

In Spain and Spanish America: a fort, a fortified settlement, a garrison town.

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Subjects: Language Reference

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