Cárdenas

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biographical name Cár·de·nas \ˈkär-də-ˌnäs, ˈkär-thā-ˌnäs\

Definition of Cárdenas

  1. Lázaro 1895–1970 Mexican general and politician; president of Mexico (1934–40)


Cárdenas

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geographical name Cár·de·nas \ˈkär-thā-ˌnäs\

Definition of Cárdenas

  1. city and port on a bay of northern Cuba east of Matanzas population 75,651


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