(redirected from Fresno, California)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


A city of central California south-southeast of Sacramento. Founded with the coming of the railroad in 1872, it grew as a processing and distribution center in the fertile San Joaquin Valley.


(Placename) a city in central California, in the San Joaquin Valley. Pop: 451 455 (2003 est)


(ˈfrɛz noʊ)

a city in central California. 396,011.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Fresno - a city in south central California in the San Joaquin ValleyFresno - a city in south central California in the San Joaquin Valley; center of an important agricultural area and gateway to the Sierra Nevada Mountains
Calif., California, Golden State, CA - a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
References in periodicals archive ?
Central Valley Community Bank, headquartered in Fresno, California, was founded in 1979 and is the sole subsidiary of Central Valley Community Bancorp.
EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that Tim House has joined the firm as a Property & Casualty Insurance Broker/Producer in EPICs Fresno, California office.
Global Banking News-August 8, 2017--Suncrest Bank names head of its Agribusiness Division in Fresno, California
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 5, 2017-Amazon plans new fulfilment centre to open in Fresno, California
A man identified as Kori Ali Muhammad shot dead three white men Tuesday in Fresno, California, in a suspected hate crime, local authorities said.
This book of TBS business will be operated by Fresno, California based Managing Consultant Amy McGuire.
Valley Business Bank operates through business banking centers in Visalia, Tulare, and Fresno, California and has a branch office in Woodlake, California.
Jessica Djabrayan Hannigan is employed by the Central Unified School District of Fresno, California.
com)-- Los Angeles, CA-based on-site podiatry services and dental care experts, Lumina HealthCare has recently announced they've signed a contract with the North Point Healthcare and Wellness Center in Fresno, California.
Geologic excursions from Fresno, California, and the Central Valley; a tour of California's iconic geology.
Fairfield Inn and Suites Fresno Clovis, a hotel brand from Marriott International Inc (NYSE: MAR), has announced accommodation at a discount for military personnel visiting National Guard, Marine Corps, Air Force, Army units and Naval Air Station Lemoore, in Fresno, California, US.
Hans Kasdorf, 82, missiologist, educator, and author, March 26, 2011, in Fresno, California.