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 (kə-dĭz′, kā′dĭz, kä′-, kä′thēth, -thēs)
A city of southwest Spain northwest of Gibraltar on the Gulf of Cádiz, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean. Cádiz was founded c. 1100 bc by Phoenicians and passed to the Carthaginians (c. 500 bc), Romans (third century ad), Moors (711), and the kingdom of Castile (1262). Its port was a base for Spanish treasure ships after the conquest of the Americas.


(kəˈdɪz; Spanish ˈkaðiθ)
(Placename) a port in SW Spain, on a narrow peninsula that forms the Bay of Cádiz at the E end of the Gulf of Cádiz, founded about 1100 bc as a Phoenician trading colony; centre of trade with America from the 16th to 18th centuries. Pop: 134 989 (2003 est)


(ˈkɑ dis)

a city in the Philippines, on N Negros. 129,632.


(kəˈdɪz, ˈkeɪ dɪz; Sp. ˈkɑ ðiθ, -ðis)

a seaport in SW Spain, on a bay of the Atlantic (Gulf′ of Cá•diz′). 154,051.
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Noun1.Cádiz - an ancient port city in southwestern SpainCadiz - an ancient port city in southwestern Spain
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power


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Some of those non registered SIM cards have been used in criminal activities, according to one newspaper editor, Mohamed Abdul Gadir, who said that at least 700 phony alerts were sent to police departments daily using those unregistered cards and it was impossible to track the criminals.
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Mottaki told Minister of State in the Algerian Foreign Ministry, Abdel Gadir Masahil, that Iran has rich experience in various economic and trade fields and is ready to put it at the disposal of the Algerian party.
Muhamad Gadir also went close with a vicious shot as the Glens battled bravely to keep the score line to a respectable 1-0 at the half-time break.
RESUMEN: En el presente trabajo se presentan datos ineditos acerca de la manufactura en los talleres ceramicos de la Gadir prerromana y romano-republicana de imitaciones de modelos anforicos de tipo griego y grecoitalico al menos entre los siglos V-I ANE.