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 (kôr′ə-nä′dō, kō′rō-nä′thō), Francisco Vásquez de 1510-1554.
Spanish explorer who, in his quest for the fabled Seven Cities of Cíbola, led an expedition to explore what is now Arizona and New Mexico.


(ˌkɔr əˈnɑ doʊ, ˌkɒr-)

Francisco Vásquez de, 1510–54?, Spanish explorer in North America.
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They sat under a little oak, Tony resting against the trunk and the other girls leaning against her and each other, and listened to the little I was able to tell them about Coronado and his search for the Seven Golden Cities.
Why had Coronado never gone back to Spain, to his riches and his castles and his king?
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Dean Eckenroth, publisher of the Coronado Eagle Ed Journal, has been elected president of the California Newspaper Publisher Association.
The EnLink Midstream companies, EnLink Midstream Partners LP and EnLink Midstream LLC, announced a definitive agreement to acquire Coronado Midstream Holdings LLC, which owns natural gas gathering and processing facilities in the Permian Basin.
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Under the loan deal, Coronado Biosciences has offered Hercules Technology Growth Capital with a license to buy 73,009 shares of Coronado common stock at an exercise price of US $5.
Coronado, California=based Coronado First Bank (OTCBB: NADO) has said that its board of directors has named Steve Rippe as chairman.
Commander,Naval Special Warfare Command, Coronado Calif.
Coronado and David Howitt, both about 20 years old and members of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, sought to do nothing less than cripple Iceland's whaling fleet and draw attention to countries flouting a global ban on the hunting of whales then in place.
FOLLOW THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD far enough and you just might end up on Coronado Island along San Diego Bay.