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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of west-central Wisconsin at the confluence of the Chippewa River and the Eau Clair River, a tributary about 110 km (70 mi) long. Founded in the 1840s, the city grew as a lumbering center.

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  • noun a town in west central Wisconsin

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Examples

  • A 29-year-old woman called Eau Claire police just before midnight recently to complain about a neighbor in her apartment complex who howls as he enters and exits the building.

    Terrible crime problem in Eau Claire

  • A 21-year-old woman called Eau Claire police recently to report that several teens were playing pranks on her and her roommates.

    Terrible crime problem in Eau Claire

  • A 29-year-old woman called Eau Claire police just before midnight recently to complain about a neighbor in her apartment complex who howls as he enters and exits the building.

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  • A 21-year-old woman called Eau Claire police recently to report that several teens were playing pranks on her and her roommates.

    Archive 2005-07-01

  • He says if you have evidence or information about the Eau Claire drownings, call the Eau Claire Police Department.

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  • It's melodic and catchy as hell so I'd RIYL this with Off With Their Heads, Banner Pilot, None More Black, etc … The band calls Eau Claire, Wisconsin home (which is between Minneapolis and Chicago) and that's kinda how this sounds.

    Can You See the Sunset?

  • In addition, after 9 / 11 the Department of Homeland Security began offering terrorism-fighting grants to domestic police departments in places such as Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Canyon County,

    Original Signal - Transmitting Digg

  • The four jets in the U.S. that recorded the largest number of flights over the four-year period, for example, are all owned by Menard Inc., a privately-held chain of home-improvement stores based in Eau Claire, Wisc.

    For the Highest Fliers, New Scrutiny

  • When Ripper was three, Tammy's friend Cindy Shune was babysitting Ripper while Tammy was at an embalming seminar in Eau Claire.

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  • It was something that our city felt strongly about prior to the national cacophony, says Kerry Kincaid, council president in Eau Claire, Wis., referring to recent events that have highlighted angry politics.

    In effort to foster civility, officials ask input on cuts

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