cacique cacique  /kə ˈsik/

Definition(s):

  • (n) black-and-red or black-and-yellow orioles of the American tropics

Usage(s):

  • For years thereafter, the Mexicans who still make up 90% of the population of Duval and surrounding counties honored Parr as their cacique.

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  1. "We will preserve the local environment and culture when developing resorts like Cacique, Costa Rica, to ensure our presence is a positive and welcome contribution," Case said in a statement.
    on Aug 3, 2007 By: Steve Case Source: Bizjournals.com

  2. "What we have are organized mafias (instead of parties) acting in the interest of a cacique," said Correa at the opening of the workshop "Latin America: Processes of Constitutional Construction", being held at the Hilton Colon Hotel.
    on Aug 1, 2007 By: Rafael Correa Source: Prensa Latina

  3. "He ran awesome," Velazquez said of the runner-up. "I was very proud of him. He had a great trip. I thought I had Cacique because he was stuck, but he got through. He got lucky, which is a credit to Edgar because he rode a good race."
    on Sep 9, 2006 By: Diego Velázquez Source: BloodHorse

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