Santa Cruz


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San·ta Cruz

 (săn′tə kro͞oz′)
1. (also sän′tä kro͞os′) A city of central Bolivia northeast of Sucre. Founded c. 1560, it is a trade and processing center.
2. A city of northern California on Monterey Bay south of San Francisco. It was founded as a Spanish mission in 1791 and became a resort in the mid-1800s.
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Santa Cruz

(ˈsæntə ˈkruːz; Spanish ˈsanta ˈkruθ)
n
1. (Placename) a province of S Argentina, on the Atlantic: consists of a large part of Patagonia, with the forested foothills of the Andes in the west Capital: Río Gallegos. Pop: 206 897 (2000 est). Area: 243 940 sq km (94 186 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a city in E Bolivia: the second largest town in Bolivia. Pop: 1 352 000 (2005 est)
3. (Placename) another name for Saint Croix

Santa Cruz

(Spanish ˈsanta ˈkruθ)
n
(Biography) Alvaro de Bazán. 1526–88, Spanish naval commander, who proposed, assembled, and prepared the Spanish Armada but died shortly before it sailed for England
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San′ta Cruz′

(kruz)
n.
1. a city in central Bolivia. 441,717.
2. an island in NW Santa Barbara Islands.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Santa Cruz - a town in western California on Monterey Bay; a tourist center
Calif., California, Golden State, CA - a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
2.Santa Cruz - a city in central Bolivia
Bolivia, Republic of Bolivia - a landlocked republic in central South America; Simon Bolivar founded Bolivia in 1825 after winning independence from Spain
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On two occasions I saw some ostriches swimming across the Santa Cruz river, where its course was about four hundred yards wide, and the stream rapid.
The Company had plantations on the Santa Cruz Islands, hundreds of miles across the sea, and there it sent its Solomon Islands' incorrigibles.
It was taken by the chief Neapolitan galley called the She-wolf, commanded by that thunderbolt of war, that father of his men, that successful and unconquered captain Don Alvaro de Bazan, Marquis of Santa Cruz; and I cannot help telling you what took place at the capture of the Prize.
He first cast anchor at Botany Bay, visited the Friendly Isles, New Caledonia, then directed his course towards Santa Cruz, and put into Namouka, one of the Hapai group.
His Santa Cruz boat's-crew escaped in the whale-boat to Choiseul, and Mather, in the Lily, sailed over to Marovo.
I recruited them for Aolo, and being salt-water men they put them on the Sandfly that was lost on the way to the Santa Cruz. They've got a jack-pot over there on the weather coast--my word, the boy that could get my head would be a second Carnegie!
The uneducated foreigner could not even furnish a Santa Cruz Punch, an Eye- Opener, a Stone-Fence, or an Earthquake.
Santa Cruz County Bank (OTC Pink: SCZC), a locally owned and operated full-service community bank headquartered in Santa Cruz County, California, has announced unaudited record net income for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019 of USD 3.3 million, the company said.
31 May 2019 - California, US-based Santa Cruz County Bank (OTC: SCZC) has entered into an agreement and plan of reorganisation and merger to merge with Lighthouse Bank (OTC: LGHT), pursuant to which Lighthouse Bank will merge with and into Santa Cruz County Bank, the company said.
We arrived early in Santa Cruz, Laguna, and had time for breakfast at Ted's Kitchen.
LEO SANTA CRUZ says he wants a trilogy fight with Carl Frampton - and is confident it will be made in 2019.

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