A river rising in south-central Spain and flowing about 780 km (485 mi) west and south partly along the Spanish-Portuguese border to the Gulf of Cádiz.
River flowing from SC Spain west & then south into the Atlantic, forming part of the Spanish-Portuguese border: c. 510 mi (821 km)
Guadiana Sentence Examples
BADAJOZ, the capital of the Spanish province described above; situated close to the Portugue.se frontier, on the left bank of the river Guadiana, and the Madrid-Lisbon railway.
It occupies a slight eminence, crowned by the ruins of a Moorish castle, and overlooking the Guadiana.
DON BENITO, a town of western Spain, in the province of Badajoz; near the left bank of the river Guadiana, on the MadridBadajoz-Lisbon railway.
Don Benito is a thriving and comparatively modern town; for it dates only from the 15th century, when it was founded by refugees from Don Llorente, who deserted their own town owing to the danger of floods from the Guadiana.
GUADIANA (anc. Anas, Moorish Wadi Ana), a river of Spain and Portugal.