AND┌JAR (the anc. Slilurgi), a town of southern Spain, in the
province of JaÚn; on the right bank of the river Guadalquivir and the
Madrid-Cordova railway. Pop. (1900) 16,302. And˙jar 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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