Matamoros


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Ma·ta·mo·ros

 (măt′ə-môr′əs, mä′tä-mō′rōs)
A city of northeast Mexico near the mouth of the Rio Grande opposite Brownsville, Texas.

Matamoros

(ˌmætəˈmɔːrəs; Spanish mataˈmorɔs)
n
(Placename) a port in NE Mexico, on the Río Grande: scene of bitter fighting during the US-Mexican War; centre of a cotton-growing area. Pop: 481 000 (2005 est)

Mat•a•mo•ros

(ˌmæt əˈmɔr əs, -oʊs, -ˈmoʊr-)

n.
a seaport in NE Mexico, on the Rio Grande, opposite Brownsville, Tex. 266,055.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Matamoros - a city in northeastern Mexico opposite Brownsville near the mouth of the Rio GrandeMatamoros - a city in northeastern Mexico opposite Brownsville near the mouth of the Rio Grande
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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Laura Matamoros se estrenara como mama dentro de tres meses junto a su pareja, el cocinero Benji Aparicio.
Customs and Border Protection officers at the Brownsville & Matamoros International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged cocaine, valued at approximately $279,480, hidden within a black 2009 Hyundai Sonata.
Primary spaces of social interaction and insecurity in Matamoros, Tamaulipas
In November 2015, The Texas Tribune went to Matamoros and Reynosa, Mexico, and interviewed several deported immigrants convicted of crimes ranging from document fraud to drug possession.
Ciudad Victoria, Mexico, Jumada I 18, 1436, Mar 9, 2015, SPA -- Authorities in the Mexican border state of Tamaulipas said gunmen opened fire on a convoy carrying the mayor of the border city of Matamoros, Leticia Salazar.
Y como El Manana de Matamoros informo sobre la jornada de violencia, los sicarios arremetieron contra el director editorial del diario, Enrique Juarez Torres, quien opto por refugiarse en Estados Unidos.
MATAMOROS, Mexico -- Four bodies were found Wednesday east of the border city of Matamaros, near where three young Americans went missing more than two weeks ago, a Mexican state official said.
Mariano Matamoros y Guridi es la destacada figura militar del grupo insurgente que lucho por la independencia de la Nueva Espana, por la abolicion de la esclavitud y las castas, y por moderar la opulencia e indigencia.
Matamoros and the Texas Revolution shines light on a lesser-known event of the Texas Revolution - the controversial attempt of an American volunteer army to capture the Mexican port city of Matamoros.
Consulate General in Matamoros, Mexico, during its Community Day.