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Tru·ji·llo

 (tro͞o-hē′ō, -yō)
A city of northwest Peru northwest of Lima. Founded in 1534, it was provisional capital of Peru in 1825 and is now a processing center.
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Trujillo

(Spanish truˈxijo)
n
(Placename) a city in NW Peru: founded 1535; university (1824); centre of a district producing rice and sugar cane. Pop: 686 000 (2005 est)

Trujillo

(Spanish truˈxijo)
n
(Biography) Rafael (Léonidas) (ˌrafaˈel), original name Rafael Léonidas Trujillo Molina. 1891–1961, Dominican dictator, who governed the Dominican Republic (1930–61) with the help of a powerful police force: assassinated
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Tru•ji•llo

(truˈhi oʊ)

n.
1. Rafael Leonidas (Rafael Leonidas Trujillo Molina), 1891–1961, Dominican president 1930–38, 1942–52.
2. a seaport in NW Peru. 509,312.
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Romulo Ramirez Trujillo, of the 200 block of Butte Street, faces felony counts of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and aggravated battery causing great bodily harm and misdemeanor unlawful use of a weapon after a dispute outside his home, according to police and Kane County court records.
John Angelo Trujillo, 36, was caught in his condominium unit in Eastwood, Bureau of Immigration-Fugitive Search Unit intelligence officer Bobby Raquepo said in a statement yesterday.
BI intelligence officer Bobby Raquepo, chief of the bureau's fugitive search unit (FSU), said 36-year-old Jhon Angelo Trujillo was arrested last Tuesday at his condominium unit in Eastwood, Quezon City.
Trujillo, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, occupational therapy professor and chair emeritus of Eastern Carolina University (ECU), provided the cover art for the Spring 2019 issue of The Open Journal of Occupational Therapy (OJOT) (see Figure 1).
Choreographer Sergio Trujillo asked the women auditioning for ensemble roles in his newest musical to arrive in guys' clothing-- "men's suits, or blazers and ties," he says.
This article draws extensively on FBI and CIA records to explore the largely unchronicled ties between Dominican dictator Rafael Trujillo and members of US organized crime who invested in his country during the Cold War.
LIMA: IDB Invest signed a loan of $20.7 million to finance the Peruvian company Danper Trujillo. This is the second operation carried out by IDB Invest with this company, whom it considers a strategic partner in the Peruvian agribusiness sector for its commitment in its operations to environmental, social and gender equity sustainability.
Vaughan, Canada, December 10, 2017 --(PR.com)-- NJOI Trujillo, Honduras-based Canadian real estate broker is proud to announce this recent reward given to them by the International Property Awards for both of their Trujillo properties and custom homes in Honduras.
I bunker down in Trujillo, a medieval town within reach of a weekend escape, but still serving up enough authenticity to leave you feeling ensconced in the Spanish way of life.
Wilfredo Trujillo, 41, died on the spot after being shot four times in the head and arms inside his house at Phase 9, Bagong Silang.