Bakersfield


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Ba·kers·field

 (bā′kərz-fēld′)
A city of south-central California at the southern end of the fertile San Joaquin Valley north-northwest of Los Angeles. Gold was discovered in the region in 1885 and petroleum in 1899.
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Ba•kers•field

(ˈbeɪ kərzˌfild)

n.
a city in S California. 205,508.
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Noun1.Bakersfield - a city in south central California at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley
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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The American Civil Liberties Union says the level of lethal violence directed at Hispanics and African Americans in the cities of Anaheim and Bakersfield is out of proportion with the level of local crime, Daily Mail reported.
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