a group of islands off the SW coast of California.
[san-tuh kat-uh-ree-nuh; Portuguese sahn-tuh kah-tuh-ree-nuh] /ˈsæn tə ˌkæt əˈri nə; Portuguese ˈsɑ̃ tə ˌkɑ təˈri nə/ noun 1. a state in S Brazil. 36,856 sq. mi. (95,455 sq. km). Capital: Florianópolis. Santa Catarina /Portuguese ˈsantə kətəˈrinə/ noun 1. a state of S Brazil, on the Atlantic: consists chiefly of the Great Escarpment. Capital: Florianópolis. Pop: […]
noun 1. a city in central Cuba. 2. a city in central California, S of San Francisco. noun 1. a city in W central Cuba: sugar and tobacco industries. Pop: 216 000 (2005 est)
noun 1. a benevolent figure of legend, associated with Saint Nicholas, supposed to bring gifts to children on Christmas Eve. noun 1. the legendary patron saint of children, commonly identified with Saint Nicholas, who brings presents to children on Christmas Eve or, in some European countries, on Saint Nicholas’ Day Often shortened to Santa Also […]
- Santa claus melon
noun See Christmas melon