Cantabria

geographical name Can·ta·bria \ kän-ˈtä-brē-ä \
variants: or formerly Santander play \sän-ˈtän-der\

Definition of Cantabria

province of northern Spain in the northern part of the region of Old Castile bordering on the Bay of Biscay; capital Santander area 2042 square miles (5289 square kilometers), population 592,542

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