Definition of Spanish Mission in English:

Spanish Mission

Syllabification: Span·ish Mis·sion

noun

[as modifier]
  • Denoting a style of architecture characteristic of the Catholic missions in Spanish America.
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    • Interest in the Spanish Mission style culminated with the 1915 Panama-California Exposition in San Diego.
    • Long regarded as the most Asian city outside of the Orient, San Francisco now has two Chinatowns as well as a Little Italy, a Spanish Mission District and a Japanese quarter known as Nihonmachi, one of the great eating towns of the world.

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