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 (mĕn-dō′zə, -sä)
A city of western Argentina east-northeast of Santiago, Chile. Founded c. 1560, it is the capital of the province of Mendoza, a noted wine-producing region.


(mɛnˈdəʊzə; Spanish menˈdoθa)
(Placename) a city in W central Argentina, in the foothills of the Sierra de los Paramillos: largely destroyed by an earthquake in 1861; commercial centre of an intensively cultivated irrigated region; University of Cuyo (1939). Pop: 1 072 000 (2005 est)


(Spanish menˈdoθa)
(Biography) Pedro de (ˈpeðro de). died 1537, Spanish soldier and explorer; founder of Buenos Aires (1536)


(mɛnˈdoʊ zə)

a city in W central Argentina. 773,113.
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I believe it would not have been always comfortable to know Mendoza outside of his books; he was rather a terrible person; he was one of the Spanish invaders of Italy, and is known in Italian history as the Tyrant of Sierra.
In honour of the Marquess de Mendoza, then viceroy of Peru--under whose auspices the navigator sailed--he bestowed upon them the name which denoted the rank of his patron, and gave to the world on his return a vague and magnificent account of their beauty.
He saw the Signora Lola Mendoza, as she calls herself, cross the passage in her nightgown.
With another Mendoza the salt is spilt on his table, and gloom is spilt over his heart, as if nature was obliged to give warning of coming misfortunes by means of such trivial things as these.
They belonged mostly to that class of realistic fiction which is called picaresque, from the Spanish word 'picaro,' a rogue, because it began in Spain with the 'Lazarillo de Tormes' of Diego de Mendoza, in 1553, and because its heroes are knavish serving-boys or similar characters whose unprincipled tricks and exploits formed the substance of the stories.
In a lofty valley of the Cordillera, near Mendoza, I found another spider with a singularly-formed web.
Fans of Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza, as well as their love team AlDub, panicked when Mendoza's Instagram account showed that she had unfollowed Richards.
In a 10-second video currently doing rounds on social media, Mendoza can be seen greeting a commuter somewhere in Makati area, to his delight.
Mendoza (Partylist, TUCP) has urged the House Committee on Labor and Employment to conduct an inquiry into the massive contractualization scheme of workers in Mindanao which deprived them of their right to security of tenure and other privileges provided under the labor laws.
Mendoza, an experienced and board certified orthopedic surgeon based in New York, thousands of skiers, regardless of skill level, are injured each year due to falls on the slopes.
The claim states the Independent had held Mendoza in a false light and invaded his privacy, but the judge ruled that New Mexico does not recognize that kind of claim as one that can be brought by a public figure.
Equally as prevalent in the novel is the centrism of Buenos Aires and its oppositionality to the provinces, in this case Mendoza, located on the western fringe of the nation at the foothills of the Andes.