Definitions

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  • proper n. An elite town in Marin County, California of 8,962 people.

Etymologies

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From Spanish tiburón: shark

Examples

  • Tiburon is Spanish for shark, and throughout '07, the Shark Attackers staged impromptu appearances at various venues and get-togethers across the country, handing out caps and promotional literature.

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  • The two of them have to run away, and end up at a Bee Farm in Tiburon, South Carolina, living with a coloured family, and Lily begins to work as an assistant beekeeper.

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  • But the higher the yield, the higher the risk, warns Steve Janachowski, a financial planner in Tiburon, Calif.

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  • She would smell when she got off the plane, under the wool dress she had put on thinking that it was always cool in Tiburon, however hot in Princeton.

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  • When Mulhooney had first taken over the Tiburon it had been called the Ham-mond, which he had thoughtfully had painted out and replaced by the name Tiburon on the way to Galveston.

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  • Her previous flight having been eastward toward the bay, the fastest motor-boat in Tiburon was commissioned to take up the chase if it led out over the water.

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  • S.P.P.N. is operated from the offices of Kagin’s, Inc. in Tiburon, CA.

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  • And so we had our first meeting, after three months, in Tiburon, which is just up the road from here -- you know Tiburon?

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  • Alistair MacLean later he was told yes, there had been a John Cronkite aboard a vessel called the Tiburon, which had been moored directly aft of the Crusader.

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  • A tip of the hat to Norman Miller of Tiburon, Calif., for coming closest to guessing Dunkin' Brands Group 's Wednesday closing price of $26.59.

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