Cruzan
noun Etymology: American Spanish *cruzano, from Santa Cruz Saint Croix Date: 1958 a native or inhabitant of St. Croix • Cruzan adjective

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  • Cruzan — Rum wird seit 1760 inzwischen in der achten Generation von der Familie Nelthropp zum Teil noch immer in Handarbeit hergestellt. Der Name Cruzan rührt von den (Ur )Einwohnern der Insel St. Croix, die Crucians genannt werden. Ursprünglich in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cruzan — can mean: The alternate spelling of Crucian, a native of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, or the native dialect spoken on that island, also known as Virgin Islands Creole. Cruzan Rum, a rum produced on St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. Nancy Cruzan …   Wikipedia

  • Cruzan — /krooh zan , krooh zan/, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of St. Croix. adj. 2. of or pertaining to St. Croix, its natives, or its inhabitants. [ < AmerSp (Santa) Cruz St. Croix + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Cruzan — Cru•zan [[t]kruˈzæn, ˈkru zæn[/t]] n. peo a native or inhabitant of St. Croix • Etymology: 1955–60; < AmerSp (Santa) Cruz St. Croix + an I …   From formal English to slang

  • Cruzan — /krooh zan , krooh zan/, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of St. Croix. adj. 2. of or pertaining to St. Croix, its natives, or its inhabitants. [ < AmerSp (Santa) Cruz St. Croix + AN] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cruzan Rum — (  /ˈkruː …   Wikipedia

  • Cruzan v. Director, Missouri Department of Health — Supreme Court of the United States Argued December 6, 198 …   Wikipedia

  • Cruzan Rum — wird seit 1760 inzwischen in der achten Generation von der Familie Nelthropp zum Teil noch immer in Handarbeit hergestellt. Der Name Cruzan rührt von den (Ur )Einwohnern der Insel St. Croix, die Crucians genannt werden. Ursprünglich in normalen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cruzan v. Missouri Department of Health — (1990) The U.S. Supreme Court case in which the Court held that family members could not refuse life sustaining medical treatment such as a feeding tube on behalf of incompetent patients, absent clear and convincing evidence that the refusal was… …   Law dictionary

  • Cruzan Amphitheatre — Northern side of Cruzan Amphitheatre before Projekt Revolution 2008. Cruzan Amphitheatre is a 19,000 seat open air music venue in West Palm Beach, Florida. The facility, owned by the South Florida Fairgrounds, is a modern amphitheatre used… …   Wikipedia

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