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Madrid

Spanish capital, of unknown origin; first attested 932 as Majerit. Adjectival form is Madrilenian. Noun meaning "person or thing from Madrid" is Madrileño, Madrileña.

updated on March 25, 2012

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Definitions of Madrid from WordNet

Madrid (n.)
the capital and largest city situated centrally in Spain; home of an outstanding art museum;
Synonyms: capital of Spain / Spanish capital
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