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

  • n. Variant of Mohave.

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  • n. a desert area in southern California and western Arizona
  • n. a member of the North American Indian people formerly living in the Colorado river valley in Arizona and Nevada and California
  • n. the Yuman language spoken by the Mohave


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  • The Mojave, and Pacific rattler, also deadly, are West coast/California oriented, and the Mojave is also in two or three counties of West Texas.

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  • See, Clay Collins, who created Project Mojave, is more than just a guy who has an avatar that makes him look like present-day Richard Gere while he is in fact a 28-year-old guy who looks nothing at all like Richard Gere.

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  • R.U. Sirius interviewed Randa Milliron, CEO of Interorbital Systems, a 'rocket and spacecraft manufacturing company' that locates itself at the Mojave Airport and Spaceport in Mojave, California.

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  • That's when the Space Shuttle Discovery is scheduled to land at Edwards Air Force Base out in Mojave, instead of KSC in Florida (due to sketchy weather back east).

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  • The promoter, an outfit called Mojave Desert Racing (MDR) is, understandably, circling the wagons and getting ready for fines and lawsuits which will almost certainly put them out of business.

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  • The construction of the White Knight Two (WK2) mothership, or carrier aircraft, is now very close to completion at Scaled Composites in Mojave, CA and is expected to begin flight testing in the summer of 2008.

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  • Earlier this week images were appearing on the internet showing that the WhiteKnightTwo craft had been doing some tests in Mojave, the earliest tests showed perhaps two of the engines being used, while a later test showed all the engines working and some further testing.

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  • The spacious maintenance hangar can hold two White Knight Two carrier aircraft and five SpaceShipTwo spaceliners – vessels now under construction at Scaled Composites in Mojave, California.

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  • Northrop earlier this month agreed to increase its stake in Mojave, Calif. -based Scaled Composites LLC from 40 percent to 100 percent, said company spokesman Dan McClain.

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