Madrid[mə drid′; Sp mä t̸hrēt̸h′]
- Madrilenian adjective, noun
Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
madrid - Cultural Definition
Capital of Spain and largest city in the country, located in the center of Spain.
- Madrid was the scene of fighting between the Loyalists and rebel forces of Francisco Franco during the Spanish Civil War; the city was greatly damaged.
- Madrid is the home of an outstanding art museum, the Museo del Prado.