Definition of Pamperos

1. n. pl. A tribe of Indians inhabiting the pampas of South America.



Definition of Pamperos

1. Noun. (plural of Pampero) ¹

2. Noun. (plural of pampero) ¹

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Definition of Pamperos

1. pampero [n] - See also: pampero

Medical Definition of Pamperos

1. A tribe of Indians inhabiting the pampas of South America. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pamperos

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Literary usage of Pamperos

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1. A Popular Treatise on the Winds: Comprising the General Motions of the by William Ferrel (1889)
"pamperos. 217. The pamperos of South America, cold southwest winds from the Pampas, or plains, are the same as the cold waves and northers of North America. ..."

2. Handbook of the River Plate: Comprising Buenos Ayres, the Upper Provinces by Michael George Mulhall, Edward T. Mulhall (1869)
"pamperos. Iu the River Plate, this is the name for the strong winds ... They may be classified into two categories—local pamperos and general pamperos. ..."

3. Meteorology, Weather, and Methods of Forecasting, Description of by Thomas Russell (1895)
"pamperos. — In southern Brazil, the Argentine Republic, and Uraguay the south-west winds which correspond to the " Northers " of the Gulf of Mexico are ..."

4. La Plata, the Argentine Confederation and Paraguay: Being a Narrative of the by Thomas Jefferson Page (1859)
"Arrival at Rie de Janeiro.—Correspondence with the Government.—Permission granted to ascend to Albuquerque.—Further Extension of this Privilege.—pamperos. ..."

5. Recent Exploring Expeditions to the Pacific and the South Seas, Under the by John Stilwell Jenkins (1853)
"SOUTH of the thirtieth degree of north latitude, strong westerly gales prevail for a greater part of the year, which frequently terminate in severe pamperos ..."

6. The History of Mankind by Friedrich Ratzel (1897)
"... the Calchaqui shell-heaps on the coast of Brazil, of pamperos from the mounds of North America, from Chili, Central Brazil, and the Carib districts. ..."

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