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Altamira

Line breaks: Al¦ta|mira
Pronunciation: /ˌaltəˈmɪərə
 
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Definition of Altamira in English:

The site of a cave with Palaeolithic rock paintings, south of Santander in northern Spain, discovered in 1879.

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