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  1. Alicante, or Alacant, both official names, is a city and port in Spain on the Costa Blanca, the capital of the province of Alicante and of the comarca of Alacantí, in the south of the Valencian Community. It is also a historic Mediterranean port. The population of the city of Alicante proper was 334,329, estimated as of 2011, ranking as the second-largest Valencian city. Including nearby municipalities, the Alicante conurbation had 462,281 residents. The population of the metropolitan area was 771,061 as of 2011 estimates, ranking as the eighth-largest metropolitan area of Spain.
  2. Alicante is a Spanish Denominación de Origen for wines located in the province of Alicante.

There are other places with in their name, like Port of Alicante, Archaeological Museum of Alicante, Alicante Museum of Contemporary Art.


Alicante is a fictional character from the 1978 film Blazing Flowers.


  1. "Alicante" is a composition.
  2. "Alicante" is a song by Les Limiñanas.


  1. The Alicante is a mythical Mexican snake that is believed to drink mother's milk and impregnates women, or uses the human stomach as a living place.
  2. Alicante is a medium sized red variety of tomato. It is resistant to "greenback," a condition where the fruit fails to ripen evenly, and produces a reliable, heavy, early crop.

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Google previewJust Call Me Jack (2012)

by Jean-Paul M.

Alicante is an attractive citywith an appealing atmosphere. The Explanadade Espania and the marinaarefocal points and thebarrio area, with its nightlife attracts the younger generation.The Santa Barbara Castle isperched high above thecity ...

Google previewFodor's See It Spain (2009)

by Inc. Fodor's Travel Publications

Alicante is an unexpectedly stylish stopping point along the Mediterranean coast.

Google previewGardening For Dummies Three e-book Bundle: Growing Your Own Fruit and Veg For Dummies, Composting For Dummies and Storing and Preserving Garden Produce For Dummies (2012)

by Geoff Stebbings, Cathy Cromwell, Pammy Riggs

' Alicante is an old budget variety but still good with reliable crops of tasty red toms .

Google previewGrowing Your Own Fruit and Veg For Dummies (2010)

by Geoff Stebbings

Alicante is an old budget variety but still good with reliable crops of tasty red toms . Indeterminate. • Fantasio F1 is an excellent allrounder with resistance to many diseases, including blight, and large, 200gram red fruits of good flavour.

Google previewA Romantic in Spain (2001)

by Théophile Gautier

The characteristic thing about Alicante is an enormous rock rising in the middle of the town, a rock magnificent in shape and magnificent in outline, crowned with a sentry-box hanging boldly over the abyss. The town hall — or for the sake of ...

Google previewThe Companion Guide to the South of Spain (2000)

by Alfonso Lowe, Hugh Seymour-Davies

Alicante is a seaside town and seaport of considerable beauty, though situated in the unpromising surroundings of ...

Google previewDictionary of Wine (2010)

by Simon Collin

Alicante DO 9 AAAAAAAAAAAAA grape varieties to produce dry and medium sweet white wines. A little red and rose wine is produced from the Tempranillo and Grenache (Garnacha) grape varieties. (pronounced a leÂlya) Alentejo Portugal a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition (2014)

by Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi

Fernández Miguel Hernández University, Elche (Alicante), Spain L. Payá Miguel Hernández University, Elche (Alicante), Spain F. Amorós Miguel Hernández University, Elche (Alicante), Spain O. Reinoso Miguel Hernández University, ...


by Mark Hellyer , Valeriy Piatnytskyi, Sergey Nerpii

Exhibition of products and services for babies and families Institución Ferial Alicantina Alicante Spain IRISH HARDWARE/DIY/HOME & GARDEN ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Philippines (2011)

by Artemio R. Guillermo

Alicante: Universidad de Alicante, 1999. Ma, Julie C. When the Spirits Meet the Spirits: Pentecostal Ministry among the Kankan-ey Tribe in the Philippines. New York: P. Lang, 2000. McCoy, Alfred William. Priests on Trial. Ringwood, Victoria ...

Google previewDictionary of Bibliographic Abbreviations Found in the Scholarship of Classical Studies and Related Disciplines (2003)

by Jean Susorney Wellington

Alicante. Depart. do Prehistoria, Arqueología e Historia Antigua) Alicante 1982- ...

Google previewA Dictionary of European Anglicisms (2001)

A Usage Dictionary of Anglicisms in Sixteen European Languages by Manfred Görlach

Felix Rodriguez Departamento de Filologia Inglesa Universidad de Alicante Ap. Correus 99 £-o3o8o Alicante SPAIN acid rock Adventist repetitive beat', ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Home Winemaking (2005)

by André Vanasse, Pierre Drapeau

ALICANTE BOUSCHET (red, ordinary): this grape variety was developed in the 19th century by Bouschet (and son) to serve as a tinting grape (to pigment red wines). It has been spectacularly successful in this respect. Because of that success, ...

Google previewAn Eponymous Dictionary of Economics (2004)

A Guide to Laws and Theorems Named After Economists by Julio Segura, Carlos Rodríguez Braun

Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Spain Perron— Frobenius theorem Herrero, Teresa. Confederacies Espafiola de Cajas de Ahorro, Madrid, Spain Heckscher- Ohlin theorem; Rybczynski theorem Herves-Beloso, Carlos, Universidad de Vigo, ...

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Alicante Meaning

Video shows what Alicante means. a province of Spain. the capital city of the Alicante province. Alicante Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.

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Scrabble value of A1L1I1C3A1N1T1E1

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