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Yuma

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Yuma the Yuman language spoken by the Yuma
    • n Yuma a town in southwestern Arizona on the Colorado River and the California border
    • n Yuma a member of the North American Indian people of Arizona and adjacent Mexico and California
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Usage

In literature:

He had inquired into all this at Yuma, at the stage stations, by mail of the commanding officers at Lowell and Bowie and Grant.
"Foes in Ambush" by Charles King
Say, Brand, what do you think that Yuma horse over at the Oro is worth?
"Overland Red" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
Tucson and Yuma City were within easy stage ride, even San Francisco had twice been found accessible.
"A Wounded Name" by Charles King
Would that take us to Yuma?
"Greener Than You Think" by Ward Moore
That night the conduct of the Apache Yuma scouts was incomprehensible.
"Starlight Ranch" by Charles King
Fort Yuma, California, Temperature of, 207.
"Our Italy" by Charles Dudley Warner
Yuma, of which I have just spoken, is famed for many reasons.
"Arizona's Yesterday" by John H. Cady
They were now on their return to Fort Yuma.
"Frontier service during the rebellion" by George H. Pettis
He'll be making hair bridles down in Yuma some day, I reckon.
"Hidden Water" by Dane Coolidge
The two ladies then crossed the Territory to Yuma, speaking at various points on the way, and went from there to Prescott.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
The Yuma do not use mats (Drucker, 1937, p. 21).
"A Burial Cave in Baja California" by William C. Massey
Between Tucson and Yuma the heat was simply infernal.
"The Truth About America" by Edward Money
Even the Gila is dry in its bed part of the year at its mouth near Yuma.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 5" by Various
My train after passing Yuma was held up for several hours.
"From Pillar to Post" by John Kendrick Bangs
Here he was given a cold reception, so he turned back to the Yumas.
"The Colonization of North America" by Herbert Eugene Bolton
W Laird, Yuma Co., Colorado, 57304, 76833; 2 mi.
"The Baculum in Microtine Rodents" by Sydney Anderson
And after the army failed to conquer the Foxes they returned across the Colorado River, near where is now Yuma.
"Aw-Aw-Tam Indian Nights" by J. William Lloyd
He and Yuma had spent hours in close confab in the kitchen, and Yuma had expressed his feelings, confidentially, to Gimlet.
"The Lone Ranger Rides" by Fran Striker
In a recent year, six were reported from Yuma, Arizona.
"The Elements of Geology" by William Harmon Norton
That one over there is a Yuma Indian.
"Concerning Children" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
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In news:

YumaSun.com PHOTO BY CRAIG FRY/YUMA SUNHerb crusted goat cheese topped with a date and cranberry paste.
Bring Yuma into the 21st century.
YRMC joins Mayo Clinic Care Network Affiliation brings cutting edge care to Yuma cancer patients, mayo, care, yuma.
William Evans was escorted to Yuma Territorial Prison.
The man facing charges for reportedly causing a disturbance at a Yuma store appeared before a judge Wednesday.
A man was arrested Tuesday night after a disturbance at a Yuma store.
Eunice Juni Hernandez took home the top prize of $1,000 in the 2012 Yuma Star singing competition Wednesday night at the Historic Yuma Theater with this performance.
State Rep Cory Gardner of Yuma.
News for Yuma, Imperial Valley, El Centro, AZ & CA.
A group that helps people in Yuma and Mexico through its various outreach programs is looking for the community's assistance.
Three 'Last Comic' winners coming to Yuma.
Career Opportunities at Yuma Sun .
Photo provided by passenger shows the hole in the cabin on a Southwest Airlines aircraft, Yuma, Arizona.
I received a bill from our new City of Yuma ambulance service for their services when our son suffered an injury during football season at school.
We really appreciated those that attended our son, and the service that we get here in Yuma.
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In science:

In northern directions, the San Diego/Tijuana and Mexicali/Yuma (180/200 km) areas and Ensenada in the north-west produce visible glows, but due to their distance, San Pedro MĀ“artir remains a very dark site.
Thirty Meter Telescope Site Testing I: Overview
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