Tucson
geographical name city SE Arizona population 486,699 • Tucsonan noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Tucson — (spr. töcks n), Stadt im nordamerik. Territorium Arizona, am Santa Cruz River, (1900) 7531 (1904: ca. 19.000) E., Universität, Bergbau, in der Nähe Wüstenlaboratorium …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Tucson — a city in South Arizona in the US, surrounded by mountains. It is a popular ↑retirement and health centre …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Tucson — [to͞o′sän΄, to͞o sän′] [Sp < Piman tu uk so on, black base, referring to a dark stratum, in a nearby mountain] city in S Ariz.: pop. 487,000 …   English World dictionary

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