Santa Clara


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San·ta Cla·ra

 (săn′tə klăr′ə, klâr′ə)
1. (also sän′tä klä′rä) A city of central Cuba east-southeast of Havana. Founded in 1689, it is a processing center and rail junction.
2. A city of northern California in Silicon Valley northwest of San Jose.

Santa Clara

(Spanish ˈsanta ˈklara)
n
(Placename) a city in W central Cuba: sugar and tobacco industries. Pop: 216 000 (2005 est)

San′ta Cla′ra

(ˈklær ə)
n.
1. a city in central Cuba. 205,400.
2. a city in central California, S of San Francisco. 89,830.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Santa Clara - a city of west central CaliforniaSanta Clara - a city of west central California; residential area with light industry
Calif., California, Golden State, CA - a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
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Naumann was all apologies in asking her to stand, and allow him to adjust her attitude, to which she submitted without any of the affected airs and laughs frequently thought necessary on such occasions, when the painter said, "It is as Santa Clara that I want you to stand-- leaning so, with your cheek against your hand--so--looking at that stool, please, so
On the morrow Santa Clara too was retouched more than once.
But this he was to learn early in his residence in Santa Clara Valley.
Life was complex in the Santa Clara Valley after the simplicities of the Northland.
We traced him from the state hospital for the insane at Napa to the one in Stockton, and from there to the one in the Santa Clara Valley called Agnews, and there the trail ceased.
Buck lived at a big house in the sun-kissed Santa Clara Valley.
With the transfer of the Convention Center to the Successor Agency, all financial decisions must be approved by the Santa Clara Oversight Board.
Running 100 miles from the hills of Acton to the ocean near Oxnard, the Santa Clara River is one of Southern California's last natural waterways.
This is a true community effort spearheaded by our municipal utility, and supported by the thousands of individual residents and businesses participating in the Santa Clara Green Power program.
Construction of the new 68,500 seat NFL stadium in Santa Clara is scheduled for 2013.
Marlee Lauffer of The Newhall Land and Farming Company urged a meeting between representatives of the group and the development company with the goal of removing the Santa Clara from its list of 10 threatened U.
Many of the materials that we'll be using were designed right here at Santa Clara.

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