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Avilés

(ävēlās`), town (1990 pop. 88,429), Oviedo prov., NW Spain, in Asturias, on the Bay of Biscay. Coal was long a major export, but coal mining is now in decline. There are iron, steel, and aluminum plants and a large glass factory.
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