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(Spanish estremaˈðura)
(Placename) a region of W Spain: arid and sparsely populated except in the valleys of the Tagus and Guardiana rivers. Area: 41 593 sq km (16 059 sq miles)


(ˌɛs trə məˈdʊər ə)

also Extremadura

a region in W Spain, formerly a province.
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Barhoum's albumAlcEintararefers to the Roman stone arch bridge built in Extremadura, Spain.
The Best in Europe 2016 list: 1) Peloponnese, Greece 2) Aarhus, Denmark 3) Venice, Italy 4) The Dordogne, France 5) Lviv, Ukraine 6) Warwickshire, England 7) Extremadura, Spain 8)East Coast Tenerife, Canary Islands 9) Texel, the Netherlands 10) Northern Dalmatia, Croatia
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The UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) is grateful to the Government of Extremadura, Spain, for its contribution to the Agency s Syria response efforts.
Coates won the inaugural ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships in Extremadura, Spain, earlier this month, but the off-road specialist insists having fun remains his chief focus.
The study consisted of a questionnaire completed by 63 primary education students at the University of Extremadura, Spain.
May 7 2010 - Nuter Feed has opened a new plant in Llerena, in Extremadura, Spain.
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