Vallejo


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Vallejo

(vəˈleɪəʊ; -ˈleɪhəʊ; Spanish baˈʎɛxo)
n
(Biography) César (Abraham) (ˈsesar). 1892–1938, Peruvian poet, living in France and Spain from 1923: noted for his experimental style in such works as Trilce (1922)
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Val•le•jo

(vəˈleɪ oʊ, -ˈyeɪ hoʊ)

n.
1. César, 1895–1938, Peruvian poet.
2. a city in W California, on San Pablo Bay, NE of San Francisco. 109,593.
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Daylight, after I had been four hours in the water, found me in a parlous condition in the tide-rips off Mare Island light, where the swift ebbs from Vallejo Straits and Carquinez Straits were fighting with each other, and where, at that particular moment, they were fighting the flood tide setting up against them from San Pablo Bay.
From a room in Vallejo he sent his electric discharges across the Vallejo Straits to Mare Island.
It is true, Bannerman was in Vallejo, on secret government business, at the time of the destruction of Mare Island; and it is true that on the streets of Vallejo Emil Gluck was pointed out to him as a queer crank; but no impression was made at the time.
And what made it particularly exasperating was the fact that every fisherman, from Benicia to Vallejo knew that he was successfully defying us.
The old gold and black signed Jesus Vallejo on a season-long loan from Real Madrid, followed by a potential PS20 million deal for AC Milan striker Patrick Cutrone.
WOLVES' cultured new signings Jesus Vallejo and Patrick Cutrone have been getting used to their new surroundings - by popping to a pub in Bilston.
WOLVES will today finalise a deal to bring Real Madrid centre-back Jesus Vallejo to Molineux.
A woman and her three-year-old son were hospitalized after they were attacked by three pit bulls in Vallejo, California, on Friday.
Carvana announced earlier that it was launching in three new California markets, offering as-soon-as-next-day vehicle delivery to Stockton, Modesto and Vallejo area residents."Offering as-soon-as-next-day vehicle delivery in our first market in California in 2017 was a significant milestone in our coast-to-coast growth," said Ernie Garcia, founder and CEO of Carvana.