Coronado

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biographical name Co·ro·na·do \ˌkȯr-ə-ˈnä-(ˌ)dō, ˌkär-\

Definition of Coronado

  1. Francisco Vásquez de circa 1510–1554 Spanish explorer and conquistador


Coronado

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geographical name Cor·o·na·do \ˌkȯr-ə-ˈnä-(ˌ)dō, ˌkär-\

Definition of Coronado

  1. city in southwestern California on San Diego Bay opposite San Diego population 18,912


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