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Que·zon City

 (kā′sôn′, -sōn′)
The largest city of the Philippines, in central Luzon adjoining Manila. Chiefly residential with a textile industry, it was the official capital of the Philippines from 1948 to 1976.

Quezon City

(Placename) a city in the Philippines, on central Luzon adjoining Manila: capital of the Philippines from 1948 to 1976; seat of the University of the Philippines (1908). Pop: 2 173 831 (2000)

Que′zon Cit′y

(ˈkeɪ zɒn, -soʊn)
a city on W central Luzon Island, in the Philippines, NE of Manila: former national capital (1948–76). 1,989,000.
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Noun1.Quezon City - city on Luzon adjoining Manila
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
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According to the driver, he was driving his passenger jeepney bound for Novaliches Bayan when it ws boarded by Rubante and other passengers at around 7:30 a.
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16 as the first bishop of Novaliches, which was carved out of the northern part of the Manila archdiocese.
Police said they arrested Ronaldo Lumbao, leader of a pro-Estrada mass organization, early Thursday in his hideout in Novaliches, a Quezon City suburb.
Carlito Grijaldo, Novaliches police station commander, said the two men died of multiple gunshot wounds inside the house Dumantay was renting on Hercules Street, Barangay San Agustin.
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Police identified the victim as Fhil Masibag, 36, of Barangay Kaligayahan, Novaliches, while the suspect was identified as Marvin Dalmacio, 28, of Barangay Novaliches Proper, Novaliches.
Reports quoted police as saying that Jose Feliciano Valderama, 35, and his 21-year-old lover, Marvic Manquera, checked in at a motel in Novaliches, Quezon City, at dawn yesterday.
Quezon City policemen on Wednesday have arrested a man shortly after he allegedly shot dead a 14-year old boy in Novaliches.