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A city of southern California northeast of Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley. Founded in 1875, it is famous for its Rose Bowl and annual Tournament of Roses parade.
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(Placename) a city in SW California, east of Los Angeles. Pop: 144 413 (2003 est)
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(ˌpæs əˈdi nə)

1. a city in SW California, near Los Angeles. 134,116.
2. a city in SE Texas, near Houston. 131,620.
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Noun1.Pasadena - a city in southwestern California to the east of Los AngelesPasadena - a city in southwestern California to the east of Los Angeles
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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