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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An unincorporated resort district of San Diego, California, on the Pacific Ocean. Scripps Institute of Oceanography and the Salk Institute are located in the area.

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Examples

  • Now meanwhile, this section of (UNINTELLIGIBLE) road here in La Jolla, which is a major thoroughfare for this town, has been closed and it will be for some time now.

    CNN Transcript Oct 4, 2007

  • And we will happen to be in New York, but there are a lot of people now in our home from the area, a lot of people who are friends and some who are not friends who are staying at our home in La Jolla, which is safe.

    CNN Transcript Oct 26, 2007

  • After we drove through L.A., we still had 3 more hours till we reached La Jolla, which is where UCSD is located.

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  • The La Jolla is the ninth of a 10-race program with a probable post of 6 p.m. PDT.

    Thoroughbred News | BloodHorse.com

  • There will not be a La Jolla subsidiary or any other remaining entity called La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company.

    FinanzNachrichten.de: Aktuelle Nachrichten

  • I also want to talk about the upcoming Strategic Investment Conference, April 2-4 in La Jolla, which is going to sell out.

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  • Motorola is planning a new, entry-level Android handset codenamed La Jolla, which is Spanish for "the jewel," according to a Friday report.

    Electronista | The Macintosh News Network

  • The source code of the Motorola CLIQ reveals the codename La Jolla and certain details about the new device ...

    Phone Arena - Latest News

  • Dr. Chakraborty is teaming up with Dennis Burton, an HIV antibody expert at the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, Calif., to apply random matrix theory to central problems in antibody-based vaccines.

    New Math in HIV Fight

  • The decision that the memorial in La Jolla, Calif., violates the Establishment Clause reverses a lower court decision but does not determine what will happen to the cross that has been the dominant feature of the monument since it was erected in 1913.

    California Veterans Memorial Cross Ruled Unconstitutional

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