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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Un sismo de magnitud 4.0 se registro la madrugada de este martes, cuyo epicentro se localizo a 106 kilometros al suroeste de Matamoros, Tamaulipas, sin que hasta el momento se reporte victimas ni danos materiales.
Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce that on Friday, July 12, Andy Duong, Dani Decker, Carlos Matamoros, Keith Schell, and Mark Cote presented Wish & Development Coordinator, Carrie Fitzke, of Make-A-Wish Nebraska, a check worth $1,743 from the proceeds of the second annual Duncan Aviation Car Show.
The Department of Homeland Security said that it would implement its Migrant Protection Protocols in Brownsville, Texas, across the border from Matamoros, Mexico.
ON A MUGGY June night, Luis Miguel Montimo turns away from the Gateway International Bridge over the Rio Grande and walks toward Matamoros, Mexico, carrying his almost two-year-old son, Jose Luis.
TPI will produce blades from six lines for Vestas at TPI's new manufacturing hub in Matamoros, Mexico.
But his journey came to an abrupt halt at the halfway point of the bridge between Matamoros, Mexico, and Brownsville, Texas.
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Urban Convergence: Opportunity for Cross-Border Collaboration between Matamoros and Brownsville (Mexico-United States)?
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