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San·ta Bar·ba·ra(săn′tə bär′bər-ə, bär′brə)
A city of southern California west-northwest of Los Angeles on the Santa Barbara Channel, which separates the Channel Islands from the mainland. The site of an early Spanish presidio (1782) and mission (1786), it grew as a resort and industrial center.
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San•ta Bar•ba•ra(ˈsæn tə ˈbɑr bər ə, -brə)
a city on the SW coast of California. 78,170.
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|Noun||1.||Santa Barbara - a town in southwestern California on the Pacific Ocean|
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