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A city of southern Texas on the Rio Grande south-southwest of San Antonio. Established by Spanish settlers in 1755, it is a major port of entry into Mexico.


(Placename) a city in the US, in Texas, on the Mexican border: founded by the Spanish in 1755 on the Rio Grande. Pop: 197 488 (2003 est)


(ləˈreɪ doʊ)

a city in S Texas, on the Rio Grande. 164,899.
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Noun1.Laredo - a city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande
Lone-Star State, Texas, TX - the second largest state; located in southwestern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
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Corpus Christi, in the county of Nueces, and all the cities situated on the Rio Bravo, Laredo, Comalites, San Ignacio on the Web, Rio Grande City on the Starr, Edinburgh in the Hidalgo, Santa Rita, Elpanda, Brownsville in the Cameron, formed an imposing league against the pretensions of Florida.
Although mine is of the Cachopins of Laredo," said the traveller, "I will not venture to compare it with that of El Toboso of La Mancha, though, to tell the truth, no such surname has until now ever reached my ears.
TULSA Laredo Petroleum reported net income for the fourth quarter of $40.
Contract notice: Supply of electric power for the facilities and municipal facilities of the city of laredo
The arguments made Thursday mirrored those in lower courts, where the case was originally decided in favor of Laredo before an appeals court overturned the verdict by a 2-1 margin.
Since the early 2000s, Nuevo Laredo has been a battleground of turf wars between rival cartels.
The Dos Aguilas pipeline project will offer direct transportation services for gasoline, ultra-low sulfur diesel and jet fuel from the Corpus Christi refinery complex to Laredo, TX onto northern Mexico markets through deliveries to Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas and Monterrey, Nuevo Leon.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 14, 2016-Satellite Healthcare Acquires Three Dialysis Centers in Laredo
The new location brings them next door to the other Powell Watson dealerships, including Toyota of Laredo and Mercedes-Benz of Laredo - all adjacent to the Laredo Arena.
Briant Mendiola, who won the 13 singles, teamed with Edwin Laredo to defeat Tucson's Jorge Pimentel/Jorge Maldonado Jr.
The concept is Laredo Taco Company, an in-store restaurant that is part of Corpus Christi, Texas-based Susser Holdings Corporation.
Nuevo Laredo en Tamaulipas y Laredo en Texas son ciudades gemelas por obra y gracia del Tratado de Guadalupe-Hidalgo, que en febrero de 1848