from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of western California southeast of San Francisco. Founded in 1777, it was the state capital from December 1849 to January 1852. Population: 930,000.
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- proper n. A city and mission in California, USA.
- proper n. The capital of Costa Rica.
- proper n. Places named after Saint Joseph
This harbor, with the one inside of it, which I called San Jose , has been found very good, with the prevailing winds from the south to the northwest.
When the San Jose scale came into this country from the west, some man who had used sheep dip for sheep ticks, said: "If it is a good thing against sheep ticks, why isn't it good against this little vermin they call the San Jose scale?"
Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916 Embracing the Transactions of the Minnesota State Horticultural Society,Volume 44, from December 1, 1915, to December 1, 1916, Including the Twelve Numbers of "The Minnesota Horticulturist" for 1916
At stake in the calculations is millions of tax dollars for deficit-riddled cities such as San Jose, which is struggling to close a $90 million budget gap by next July.
"We learned then we should have enforced the rules" to discourage people from setting up illegal camping and avoid a precedent, said city spokesman Mr. Manheim, referring to a San Jose ordinance that prohibits anyone from staying in the park between 11 p.m. and 8 a.m.
But the lights are actually a puzzle put forth to the daring of mind, and are officially known as the San Jose SEMAPHORE.
I was born in the countryside and ever since ten years ago, I live in this large city (if we can call San Jose as one).
I live in San Jose, which is the self-proclaimed Heart of Silicon Valley.
Once upon a time in a land far, far away called San Jose lived a little princess named Holly.
That's about 24 miles southeast of San Jose, which is south, of course, of San Francisco.
I have to give this to them, though - the bowl they served out of the unfamiliar mini night club kitchen was essentially identical to the bowls I've had at their store in San Jose, which is an amazing feat in itself.
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