a seaport in SW California: naval and marine base.
a port in S California, on the Pacific: naval base; two universities. Pop: 1 266 753 (2003 est)
San Diego [(san dee-ay-goh)]
City in southern California close to the border of Mexico.
Note: San Diego is a cultural, educational, and medical and scientific research center; a major port and naval base; and home of the San Diego Zoo.
noun 1. a city in SW California.
noun, plural Sandinistas [san-duh-nee-stuh z; Spanish sahn-dee-nees-tahs] /ˌsæn dəˈni stəz; Spanish ˌsɑn diˈnis tɑs/ (Show IPA) 1. a member of the Nicaraguan revolutionary movement that took control of Nicaragua in 1979. noun (in Nicaragua) 1. one of a left-wing group of revolutionaries who overthrew President Somoza in 1979 and formed a socialist coalition government. The […]
noun 1. a whitish, saline scum formed on the surface of molten glass.
noun 1. any slender marine fish of the family Ammodytidae that burrows into the sand. noun 1. another name for the sand eel