a seaport in NE Spain, near Barcelona.
It was about two miles east of the city, near a place called Badalona, and close to the mouth of the little river Basoz.
The Bravest of the Brave G. A. Henty
Badalona thus largely contributes to the export trade of Barcelona, and may, in fact, be regarded as its industrial suburb.
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a port in NE Spain: an industrial suburb of Barcelona. Pop: 214 440 (2003 est)
of, relating to, or belonging to the predynastic culture of Upper Egypt, 4100–3500 b.c., characterized by flint tools, stone axes, and pottery.
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a mineral, zirconium oxide, ZrO 2 , used as a refractory. noun a mineral consisting largely of zirconium dioxide: a source of zirconium. Formula: ZrO2
Slang. compar. of bad1 (def 36). Nonstandard. a compar. of bad1 . not good in any manner or degree. having a wicked or evil character; morally reprehensible: There is no such thing as a bad boy. of poor or inferior quality; defective; deficient: a bad diamond; a bad spark plug. inadequate or below standard; not […]