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Pilar

strong-minded female leader of a group of guerrillas in the Spanish Civil War. [Am. Lit.: Hemingway For Whom the Bell Tolls]

Pilar

fiercely devoted leader of a loyalist guerrilla group in the Spanish Civil War. [Am. Lit.: Hemingway For Whom the Bell Tolls]
See: Loyalty
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Although Pilar speaks fluent English, she encouraged the group--all Americans--to practice our Spanish.
Pilar agradece al cielo que su hija menor tuviera cuarenta dias de nacida al momento de ser capturada.
Cuando Pilar era reportera suplente en Se lo que hicisteis en la Sexta, coincidieron en varias ocasiones, pero el astro del futbol no se fijo entonces en la chica de <<la alcachofa>>, aunque ella bromeo y el la son rio.
The Parque Pilar thermal power project included the construction of a new thermal power plant in the Pilar Industrial Complex (Pilar, Province of Buenos Aires), installation of six Wartsila engines of ultimate generation and high efficiency as well as a total installed capacity of 100 MW and able to fire either natural gas or fuel oil.
Por fin, la tercera parte, titulada "Cartas durante el exilio (1938-70)" incluye tanto las cartas que Pilar de Zubiaurre recibio de amigos e intelectuales que estaban en el exilio, como de los que estaban en Espana.
In the car her driver Ruben asked if she'd like the radio, and Pilar thought of how quiet a man he was.
El libro incluye la edicion de 188 cartas ineditas, cuya mayor parte fueron escritas por Pilar de Zubiaurre.
Embassy in Cuba," said Ken Johnson of Pilar Regatta race management.
Baro gave in, gave her P3,000 and decided to follow them to Pilar on the weekend.
Lioe went on to add that Tiga Pilar had plans to launch an initial public offering for its plantation business later this year, seeking to raise some INR500bn.
Manolo Magallon y Jesus Bustos (alias Chuspi), Pilar reclama mas informacion sobre los pacientes para poder atenderles mejor y sugiere la incorporacion de la Supervisora de Planta.
Maria del Pilar Reyes (Katy), of Clinton, 50, passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct.