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

  • A city of southern California near Los Angeles. There are several motion picture and television studios here. Population: 104,000.
  • Burbank, Luther 1849-1926. American horticulturist who developed countless new varieties of fruits, vegetables, and flowers, including the russet Burbank potato and the Shasta daisy.

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  • proper n. A surname.
  • proper n. A city in California

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. United States horticulturist who developed many new varieties of fruits and vegetables and flowers (1849-1926)


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