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Definition of Serrano
1. a small hot pepper [n -NOS]
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Literary usage of Serrano
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Men of the Time: A Dictionary of Contemporaries, Containing Biographical by Thompson Cooper (1884)
"After this serrano turned Liberal, and just before the accession to power of Narvaez, accepted tin; Captaincy- General of Grenada. Having been implicated in ..."
2. The Historical Writings of John Fiske by John Fiske (1902)
"serrano saved man in love with one of the officers y Mage an haj given tardy warning, so that just before the firing of the signal the Portuguese sailors ..."
3. Police Brutality in Urban Brazil by James Cavallaro (1997)
"serrano later told Human Rights Watch/Americas that the policemen ordered them to ... One officer shot serrano as he was trying to stop his galloping horse. ..."
4. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge edited by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1883)
"The new constitution was promulgated in June, and on the 15th, by a vote of the cortes, serrano became regent. He resigned that office on the arrival of ..."
5. The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1863)
"... or " 290," was built for him, and in August ho put to sea, and has since inflicted a great amount of damage upon the American merchant marine. serrano ..."
6. A History of Modern Europe: From the Fall of Constantinople by Thomas Henry Dyer, Arthur Hassall (1901)
"serrano and other banished generals contrived to return, and proclaimed universal ... But the Royalists were defeated by serrano at the bridge of Alcolea, ..."
7. Europe Since 1815 by Charles Downer Hazen (1910)
"The Regency Marshal serrano. Amadeo of Savoy chosen king. determination. ... They established a regency under Marshal serrano, to conduct the government ..."