Montería

(redirected from Monteria)
Also found in: Dictionary.

Montería

 

a city in Colombia, the capital of the department of Córdoba and a port on the Sinú River, 50 km from the Caribbean coast. Population, 188,000 (1971). Montería is linked by road with the Medellin-Cartagena highway. The city serves as the commercial and transportation center for the surrounding agricultural region, in which bananas, rice, cotton, and various other subtropical crops are produced. Livestock is raised in the area. There is also a local cement industry.

References in periodicals archive ?
Author affiliations: Universidad de Cordoba, Monteria, Colombia (S.
7) En el campo de la seguridad se comenzo a construir, a la par de otras regiones del pais como Puerto Boyaca, Monteria y Uraba (8), un modelo que desbordaba los marcos de derechos y de libertades, capitalizados por empresarios del crimen.
The books by the comedic siblings are billed as similar to Snaps: The African American Art of Verbal Warfare and other books in the Snaps series by James Percelay, Monteria Ivey and Stephan Dweck (Harper, 1994) and to the Yo' Mama
The limits of this accretion being faults as Uramita, Garrapatas, and the Sinu lineament that toward the south is called Monteria fault.
Security programs promoted by President Alvaro Uribe have been key to providing the stability needed by the company, which operates from the city of Monteria, a traditional target of guerrilla groups.
I believe the paramilitaries must make clear how far they are mixed up in this," Julio Cesar Vidal, the archbishop of Monteria and a church mediator, said in interview with the Bogota daily El Tiempo.
46); we may also recall that Juan Manuel promises to add further information as it occurs to him, and the Libro de monteria in Escorial, MS Y-II-19 has several generations of additions in a scribal hand.
Frost, Carla Harden, Vivian Hewitt, Monteria Hightower, Glendora Johnson-Cooper, Michael D.
Among the goods sent to Madrid from Milan in 1613, the year of the constable's death, there figure "Vn Retrato entero del Condestable Juan de Valesco con arco de nogal que se hico en Milan y lo trujo el Condestable consigo," twelve paintings in the twelve months; four "Payses grandes," eight "cuadros de pesca con otro menor," ten "cuadros perlongados largos y anchos sin figuras," eight "de cazas y monteria con otro pequeno," twelve "Enperadores con doze Enperatrizes .
9) Our own experience during a land invasion in Monteria, Colombia, was similar.
Noel Dunne, a former Columban priest now with the Monteria Mission Center in Colorado, said that what the group needed to establish could be summed up in three f's and a t: formation, finance and focus based upon theology.
Mayors of Manizales, Santa Marta, Valledupar, Monteria, Cartagena, Tunja and Quibdo shared their successes in the three thematic panels on governance, planning and finance developed in the Forum.