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A city of northwest Texas south of Amarillo. It grew as an agricultural market beginning in the 1890s.
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(Placename) a city in NW Texas: cotton market. Pop: 206 481 (2003 est)
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(ˈlʌb ək)

a city in NW Texas. 193,565.
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Noun1.Lubbock - a city in northwest Texas to the south of Amarillo
Lone-Star State, Texas, TX - the second largest state; located in southwestern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
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References in classic literature ?
Ellis, 1776, 1778, 1888 (Morley's Universal Library), 1893 (Lubbock's Hundred Books); by E.
Lubbock made drawings for me with the camera lucida of the jaws which I had dissected from the workers of the several sizes.
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LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- The Texas woman who inspired the 1958 Buddy Holly song "Peggy Sue" has died at a Lubbock hospital.
THE FATHER of Stuart Lubbock has said he is "dismayed" his bid for a fresh inquest into the death of his son at Michael Barrymore's home has been blocked.
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It will also feature an actor playing Stuart Lubbock, 31, who died in 2001 at Barrymore's Essex mansion after a drug-fuelled party.
In that race, Neugebauer was up against 10 other GOP hopefuls vying to replace 18-year incumbent Larry Combest, another Lubbock Republican.
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