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.

Santa Cruz

(ˈsæntə ˈkruːz; Spanish ˈsanta ˈkruθ)
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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

San′ta Cruz′

(kruz)
n.
1. a city in central Bolivia. 441,717.
2. an island in NW Santa Barbara Islands.
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.
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.
The uneducated foreigner could not even furnish a Santa Cruz Punch, an Eye- Opener, a Stone-Fence, or an Earthquake.
Global Banking News-December 18, 2017--Santa Cruz County Bank to establish new headquarters in downtown Santa Cruz
This up-and-coming Santa Cruz area internet marketing firm grew out of the need for the Lead Developer, Jeff Berry, to promote his familys own small businesses.
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The CalCPA Accounting Education Committee named Robert Shepherd, a former director of the economics accounting track at the University of California, Santa Cruz, the 2015 Outstanding Educator Award winner.
The Santa Cruz County Bank (OTCQB: SCZC) board of directors said it has declared a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of USD0.
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