from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. Arizona
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- n. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Azerbaijan.
- abbr. Arizona, a state of the United States of America.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In heraldry, an abbreviation of azure.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the azimuth of a celestial body is the angle between the vertical plane containing it and the plane of the meridian
- n. a state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
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Having once lived in AZ, and for a good many years, I can say with resolute authority that AZ is one of the best reasons anywhere to suggest a close reexamination of the second amendment, possibly with an eye to amending it to more appropriately fit modern times.
The only reason that hardened criminals come here, like the ones who shot that rancher in AZ, is to peddle their drugs.
Even if we accept Scherer's premise that the spending in AZ is indeed a gimmick, it nevertheless sends an important message to supporters everywhere.
A local store here in AZ is strongly trying to create a true community - one way they have done it is to increase their second-hand inventory to movies, comics, and music to draw people in.
A neighbor of mine in AZ is a county sheriff: has 2 corvettes and a boat in the driveway.
Out of the top 50 “fastest growing cities,” 11 of them are located in AZ, NV, CO, KS, and NM, states completely unserved (not underserved … unserved completely) by this high-speed rail plan.
Last time my windshield was replaced (here in AZ) I went with a company that offered 50 free dinners at a local chain rest.
The public parks folks must have relatives in AZ because they say and act the same way.
As to the immigrants themselves (mostly Mexican in AZ).
I live in AZ and would love for some of my kids to come down and take a job like that; small businesses are dying because of our government.
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