southwestern United States

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Noun1.southwestern United States - the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Coloradosouthwestern United States - the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado
western United States, West - the region of the United States lying to the west of the Mississippi River
Arizona, Grand Canyon State, AZ - a state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
Calif., California, Golden State, CA - a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
Battle Born State, Nevada, NV, Sagebrush State, Silver State - a state in the southwestern United States
Land of Enchantment, New Mexico, NM - a state in southwestern United States on the Mexican border
Lone-Star State, Texas, TX - the second largest state; located in southwestern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
arroyo - a stream or brook
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American Southwest Music has a very aggressive business plan to greatly benefit our shareholders.
Social violence in the prehispanic American Southwest.
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An "in specie" distribution of shares in Metal Sands PLC, to American Southwest Holdings shareholders, at a date and ratio to be determined.
The 16 essays collected here originated with a 2006 Pikes Peak Regional History Symposium celebrating Zebulon Montgomery Pike's 1806-1807 expedition through the American Southwest and what was then New Spain, both regions largely unknown to early Americans until Pike's published reports.
In a jumbled collection of bones, tools and pottery, archeologists have uncovered grim evidence that attackers slaughtered, butchered and perhaps even cannibalized the long-ago inhabitants of the American Southwest.
CHICAGO -- Fitch Ratings affirms American Southwest Financial Securities Corp.
presents a study of the Western writings of Willa Cather and Mary Austin, discussing the two authors' sojourns to the American Southwest and the prevalent visual component in their works.
The first in a series that focuses on ecosystems, ``The Sierra Club Desert Reader: A Literary Companion'' (Sierra Club Books; $16) successfully explores the mystical appeal of arid climes and probes the nature of the gritty reality from accounts of survival - and death - in areas such as the American Southwest, the Sahara and Mongolia.
American Southwest now holds approximately 20% of the known titanium resources in Australia, which is the world's largest producer of this product.

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