Quezon City


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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.
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Quezon City

(ˈkeɪzɒn)
n
(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)
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Que′zon Cit′y

(ˈkeɪ zɒn, -soʊn)
n.
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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The number coding scheme is lifted in Quezon City on Monday, Aug.
Today, August 19, is Quezon City Day, and in accordance with Republic Act 6741, it is a non-working holiday in Quezon City, Quezon and Aurora provinces.
have opened a converged store in an Ayala-operated mall in Quezon City, their first ever in this area.
The Metro Manila Skyway Stage 3 is an 18.68-kilometer elevated expressway stretched over Metro Manila from Buendia, Makati City to Balintawak, Quezon City.
Looking at the establishment of Quezon City in 1939 as the future capital city of the Philippines, one can easily see how it seems to conform to the established literature.
School heads and barangay chairpersons in Quezon City may now suspend classes in their areas should public safety be comprised due to inclement weather.
yesterday: the fifth southbound lane fronting Sojen and Chevrolet outer lane from the Magallanes-Baclaran bus stop to Magallanes-Alabang bus stop in Makati southbound lane from Eugenio Lopez Drive to Scout Borromeo in Quezon City due to desilting and construction of manhole first northbound lane fom the sidewalk before New York street in Quezon City.
Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte urged the city's students to be proactive and responsible for the environment stressing the need to protect the ecosystem.
Classes in all levels in Quezon City are suspended on Monday, July 22, 'to give way' for President Rodrigo Duterte's State of the Nation Address (Sona).
Quezon City mayor, DOTr officials meet on projects !-- -- Romina Cabrera (The Philippine Star) - July 9, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte expressed "full support" for projects of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) as she met with top transport officials yesterday.