from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southeast Arizona south-southeast of Phoenix. A Spanish mission was founded nearby in 1700, and the present city was first settled in 1775 as a walled presidio. It became part of the United States after the Gadsden Purchase (1853) and served as territorial capital from 1867 until 1877. Population: 519,000.
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- proper n. A city located in the state of Arizona in the southwestern United States.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a city in southeastern Arizona ringed by mountain ranges; long known as a winter and health resort but the population shift from industrial states to the Sunbelt resulted in rapid growth late in the 20th century
TUCSON -- Every day, as Sgt. Russ Charlton patrols the south side of Tucson, he encounters a wide range of this city's residents -- legal, illegal, native-born, naturalized, just passing through.
TUCSON - A man has been sentenced to nine years in prison for his role in a Tucson robbery attempt that resulted in his best friend's death.
TUCSON - The ASU women's tennis team was able to earn a victory in Tucson by keeping its composure amidst a rowdy UA crowd.
TUCSON - Pima County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a double killing on the southwest side of Tucson.
TUCSON - Five newborn puppies wrapped in a plastic bag and left for dead in a Tucson alley are beating the odds.
TUCSON - A Tucson resident accused of killing a homeless man during an argument over cigarettes has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
TUCSON - A traffic stop on Interstate 19 south of Tucson leads to a huge cocaine bust.
TUCSON - Oregon State took the lead late in the first half and never trailed again on Saturday to stun Arizona 63-55, the Beavers 'first victory in Tucson in 27 years.
TUCSON - A man was hit by lightning at a Tucson golf course Saturday.
TUCSON - Jeev Milkha Singh pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the World Golf Championships - Accenture Matchplay Championship - in Tucson beating three-time Major winner,
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