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A city of northeast Mexico near the mouth of the Rio Grande opposite Brownsville, Texas.
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Matamoros(ˌmætəˈmɔːrəs; Spanish mataˈmorɔs)
(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)
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Mat•a•mo•ros(ˌmæt əˈmɔr əs, -oʊs, -ˈmoʊr-)
a seaport in NE Mexico, on the Rio Grande, opposite Brownsville, Tex. 266,055.
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|Noun||1.||Matamoros - a city in northeastern Mexico opposite Brownsville near the mouth of the Rio Grande|
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