Jerez de la Frontera

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Je·rez

 (hĕ-rĕs′, -rĕth′) also Jerez de la Fron·te·ra (dĕ lä frōn-tĕ′rä, thĕ)
A city of southwest Spain northeast of Cádiz. It was held by the Moors from 711 to 1264 and has long been noted as a center of viniculture, especially for its production of sherry.
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Noun1.Jerez de la Frontera - a city in southwestern Spain that is famous for making sherryJerez de la Frontera - a city in southwestern Spain that is famous for making sherry
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
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