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ANDUJAR (the anc. Slilurgi)

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Originally appearing in Volume V02, Page 2 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ANDUJAR (the anc. Slilurgi), a town of southern Spain, in the province of Jaen; on the right bank of the river Guadalquivir and the Madrid-Cordova railway. Pop. (1900) 16,302. Andfijar is widely known for its porous earthenware jars, called alcarrazas, which keep water cool in the hottest weather, and are manufactured from a whitish clay found in the neighbourhood.
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