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CID US English

(In the UK) Criminal Investigation Department

Cid, El US English

Count of Bivar (circa 1043–99), Spanish soldier; born Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar. He captured Valencia from the Moors in 1094 and went on to rule it. He is immortalized in Poema del Cid (12th century) and in Pierre Corneille’s play Le Cid (1637)

CID New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

Criminal Investigation Department

El Cid New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(c.1043–99), Spanish soldier; born Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar