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1. A city of southern California on the Pacific Ocean north of San Diego. It was founded in the 1880s as a health and beach resort.
2. (also kärls′bät′) See Karlovy Vary.
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(Placename) a variant spelling of the German name for Karlovy Vary
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(ˈkɑrlz bæd)

a town in S California. 60,800.
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Noun1.Carlsbad - a town in southeastern New Mexico on the Pecos River near the Mexican border; potash deposits
Land of Enchantment, New Mexico, NM - a state in southwestern United States on the Mexican border
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