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Vi·to·ri·a

 (vĭ-tôr′ē-ə, bē-tō′ryä)
A city of north-central Spain south-southeast of Bilbao. Probably founded by the Visigoths in the sixth century ad, it is a manufacturing and processing center.

Vi·tó·ri·a

 (vĭ-tôr′ē-ə, -tō′ryä)
A city of eastern Brazil on the Atlantic Ocean northeast of Rio de Janeiro. It was founded in 1535 and is now a major shipping and processing center.
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Vitoria

(Spanish biˈtorja)
n
(Placename) a city in NE Spain: scene of Wellington's decisive victory (1813) over Napoleon's forces in the Peninsular War. Pop: 223 257 (2003 est). Official name (including the Basque name): Vitoria-Gasteiz

Vitoria

(Spanish biˈtorja)
n
(Biography) Francisco de. ?1486–1546, Spanish theologian, sometimes considered the father of international law. He criticized Spanish colonial policy in the New World and argued that war was only defensible in certain strictly defined circumstances

Vitória

(vɪˈtɔːrɪə; Portuguese viˈtɔrja)
n
(Placename) a port in E Brazil, capital of Espírito Santo state, on an island in the Bay of Espírito Santo. Pop: 1 602 000 (2005 est)
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Vi•to•ria

(vɪˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-)

n.
a city in N Spain. 207,501.

Vi•tó•ri•a

(vɪˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-)

n.
the capital of Espírito Santo, in E Brazil. 144,143.
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Byline: Vitoria Setubal v Tondela 8.15pm By Liam Flin
JOEL Pereira will spend the season on loan at Vitoria Setubal after Jose Mourinho gave his blessing to the goalkeeper joining the United manager's boyhood club, according to sources close to the player.
Relatives of Hamid Abbasi shifted him to the emergency ward of Bahawal Vitoria Hospital where he died soon after his arrival.
O dominicano espanhol Francisco de Vitoria (1486-1546), teologo e jurista que exerce a docencia na Franca e na Espanha no seculo XVI, e uma das figuras mais importantes nao apenas da Escola de Salamanca, mas do Renascimento e do humanismo.
Summary: Vitoria do Xingu (Para) [Brazil], Aug 24 (ANI): The Brazilian authorities have confirmed that at least seven persons were killed and several others were missing in a boat accident that happened late Tuesday night (local time).
Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix made more than 250 appearances as a goalkeeper for Portuguese sides Vitoria and Belenenses, winning one senior cap for Portugal.
Among the results obtained, Japira and Vitoria, tetraploid hybrids (AAAB) cultivars obtained from the crossing between female parental Pacovan, cv., triploid (AAB), and male parental M53, diploid (AA), showed good productivity and resistance to the main pests and diseases such as Panama disease, yellow sigatoka and black sigatoka that affect the Prata cultivar (VENTURA et al., 2007).
Benfica coach Rui Vitoria faces another test of his powers of improvisation as he tries to patch up a team without top scorer Jonas against Bayern Munich on Wednesday (9.45).
CARDIFF City are being linked with a move to bring in Vitoria Setubal boss Bruno Ribeiro this summer, according to reports in the Portuguese press, writes Steve Tucker.
VITORIA SETUBAL 0 SUNDERLAND 0 GUSTAVO Poyet expects new signings within days.