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Arizona

Arizona appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • When we go back to Juarez, Mexico, do we fly over picturesque Arizona? (55 letters)
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Arizona appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • An oz. I rap, Arizona
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Definition of the noun arizona

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noun - plural: -

  1. a state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonyms of Arizona: AZ / Grand Canyon State
    • instance of: American state = one of the 50 states of the United States
    • part of: Southwest / southwestern United States = the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado; America / the States / U.S. / U.S.A. / United States / United States of America / US / USA = North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
    • parts:
      • Glen Canyon Dam = a large dam built in 1964 on the Colorado River in Arizona
      • Lake Mead = the largest reservoir in the United States; located in southeastern Nevada and northwestern Arizona and formed by the Hoover Dam on the Colorado River
      • Lake Powell = the second largest reservoir in the United States
      • Grand Canyon National Park = a national park in Arizona including the mile deep canyon of the Colorado River which shows geologic features and fossil plants and animals
      • Petrified Forest National Park = a national park in Arizona having the world's largest collection of petrified coniferous trees
      • Flagstaff = a town in north central Arizona
      • Mesa = a city in Arizona just to the east of Phoenix
      • Nogales = a town in Arizona on the Mexican border opposite Nogales, Mexico
      • capital of Arizona / Phoenix = the state capital and largest city located in south central Arizona
      • Prescott = a town in central Arizona
      • Sun City = a residential suburb of Phoenix
      • Tucson = a city in southeastern Arizona ringed by mountain ranges
      • Yuma = a town in southwestern Arizona on the Colorado River and the California border
      • Chihuahuan Desert = a desert in western Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and northern Mexico
      • Gila Desert = a desert area in southern Arizona
      • Mohave Desert / Mojave Desert / Mohave / Mojave = a desert area in southern California and western Arizona
      • Painted Desert = a desert on a high plateau in northeastern Arizona
      • Sonoran Desert = a desert in southwestern Arizona
      • Cataract Canyon = a tributary of the Grand Canyon
      • Colorado River / Colorado = an important river in the southwestern United States; rises in the Rocky Mountains of northern Colorado and flows southwest through Utah into Arizona (where it flows through the Grand Canyon) and then southward through the southern tip of Nevada, then forming the border between California and Arizona and finally into Mexico where it empties into the Gulf of California
      • Colorado Plateau = a large plateau to the south and west of the Rocky Mountains; abuts mountains on the north and east and ends in an escarpment overlooking lowlands to the south and west
      • Gila River / Gila = a river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River
      • Grand Canyon = the enormous gorge of the Colorado River in northern Arizona
  2. glossy snake

Places

  1. Arizona is a state in the southwestern region of the United States. It is also part of the Western United States and of the Mountain West states. It is the sixth largest and the 15th most populous of the 50 states. Its capital and largest city is Phoenix. Arizona is one of the Four Corners states. It has borders with New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, California, and Mexico, and one point in common with the southwestern corner of Colorado. Arizona's border with Mexico is 389 miles long, on the northern border of the Mexican states of Sonora and Baja California.
  2. Arizona a.k.a. Arizona, San Luis: Arizona is a village and municipality in San Luis Province in central Argentina.

There are other places with in their name, like Arizona Mills, Arizona Trail, Globe Arizona, Miami Arizona, Sedona Arizona, Phoenix Arizona, Arizona Snowbowl, Arizona Township, Arizona Territory, Northeast Arizona, Mesa Arizona Temple, Arizona Sun Corridor, Arizona State Capitol, University of Arizona, Arizona Railway Museum, Arizona Science Center, Arizona Western College, Central Arizona College, Central Arizona Project and Eastern Arizona College.

Groups

  1. Arizona was a Eurodance project from England that consisted of remixer/producers Michael Gray and Jon Pearn and vocalist Zeeteah Massiah. Their 1993 club music release "Slide On the Rhythm" went to #1 on Billboard 's Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart. In March 1994, "I Specialize In Love" was released and reached #74 in the UK Singles Chart.
  2. Arizona is a musical group.
    • albums: "Welcome Back Dear Children", "Glowing Bird", "Fameseeker and the Mono"
    • official website: arizonatheband.com
  3. Arizona is a musical group.
    • album: "Spooky Momento"

There are other groups with in their name, like De Arizona's, Mars Arizona, Arizona Smoke Revue, The Pride of Arizona, Arizona Amp and Alternator and Arizona State University Sun Devil Marching Band.

Character

Arizona a.k.a. Bella Swan: Isabella Marie "Bella" Swan is a character and the protagonist of the Twilight series, written by Stephenie Meyer. The Twilight series, consisting of the novels Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, and Breaking Dawn, is primarily narrated from Bella's point of view. In the film series, Bella is portrayed by actress Kristen Stewart.

Music

  1. "Arizona" is a composition.
  2. "Arizona" is a musical album of Mark Lindsay.
    • released in (46 years ago)
  3. "Arizona" is a musical album of The Producers.
    • released in (15 years ago)
  4. "Arizona" is a musical single of Honor Bright.
    • released on
  5. "Arizona" is a musical album of Batterie-fanfare de la Police nationale.
    • released in (22 years ago)
  6. "Arizona" is a musical album of Dawn Chorus.
    • released in (9 years ago)
  7. "Arizona" is a composition.
  8. "Arizona" is a musical album of Truck Stop.
  9. "Arizona" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  10. "Arizona" is a musical album of Robert Michaels.
    • released on (17 years ago)

Writings

"Arizona" is a dramatic play written in 1899 by Augustus Thomas, considered one of his best. The play takes place in Arizona Territory before the Spanish American War of 1898.

  • also known as "Arizona; a drama in four acts"

Films

  1. "Arizona" is a 1940 American Western film starring Jean Arthur, William Holden and Warren William. It was directed by Wesley Ruggles.
  2. "Arizona" is a 1931 American pre-code drama film directed by George B. Seitz and starring Laura La Plante, John Wayne and June Clyde. It is one of several films based on Augustus Thomas's 1899 play of the same name.
  3. "Arizona" is a 1918 silent film drama produced by and starring Douglas Fairbanks and released by Artcraft Pictures, a Paramount related firm. The film was based on a famous play by Augustus Thomas, a well-known playwright of the time and directed by Albert Parker. Parker had appeared as an actor in Fairbanks's 1916 American Aristocracy. The film is presumed lost.
  4. "Arizona" a.k.a. "The Arizonian" is a 1935 romantic, musical, adventure, western film written and story by Dudley Nichols and directed by Charles Vidor.
  5. "Arizona": Four teenagers become forever changed by a series of tragic events. The lives of two brothers; torn apart by resentment and jealousy, and two sisters; who embarked upon a search for love in the wrong places, cross paths. The foursome find themselves linked together by a common desire for a second chance, and a new beginning in their young lives. A slick looking, award-winning directoral debut about tennage love and redemption.

Phrases with Arizona

  1. arizona ash
  2. Arizona Dock
  3. Arizona Hops
  4. Arizona Jani
  5. Arizona Mint
  6. Arizona Pine
  7. Arizona Room
  8. Arizona Rush
  9. Arizona Sage
  10. Arizona Toad
  11. Arizona Agave
  12. Arizona Alder
  13. Arizona Anoda
  14. Arizona Brome
  15. Arizona Muhly
  16. Arizona Phlox
  17. Arizona Poppy
  18. Arizona Shrew
  19. Arizona Skink
  20. Arizona Trout

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Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Arizona

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Google previewA Tale of Twelve Summers (2014)

County Highpoints and Winning the West by Adam J. Helman, Ph.D.

Arizona Introduction Arizona is the easiest to complete of all the eleven western United States. With only 15 counties, none of them difficult, it's an ideal venue for the slowice, ...

Google previewRoute 66 Backroads (2008)

Your Guide to Scenic Side Trips & Adventures from the Mother Road by Jim Hinckley, Nora Bowers

or the first-time visitor, Arizona is a land of breathtaking wonders and stark contrasts. And also for those who come back time and again, or even ...

Google preview50 Quick Facts about Arizona (2013)

by Wayne Wheelwright

Arizona is a landlocked state which is located in the southwest of the United States. Arizona is bordered to the north by the state of Utah, on it's east it is bordered by New Mexico, on the west it is bordered by Nevada and it's south shares a ...

Google previewWriter's Guide to Places (2003)

by Don Prues, Jack Heffron

Arizona is the sixth largest state in land area. It ranks twentieth in population. • Arizona is home to...

Southern Arizona is a leading producer of citrus fruits, primarily oranges, grapefruits, lemons, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Prehistory (2001)

Volume 6: North America by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember, Human Relations Area Files, inc

important sites: Arizona — Grasshopper, Chodistaas, Canyon Creek, Q Ranch, Tla Kii, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Prehistory Complete set of Volumes 1-8 and Volume 9, the index volume (2003)

Published in conjunction with the Human Relations Area Files by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember

important sites: Arizona — Grasshopper, Chodistaas, Canyon Creek, Q Ranch, Tla Kii, ...

Google previewThe Cowboy Encyclopedia (1996)

by Richard W. Slatta

August Arizona Cowboy Poetry Gathering Prescott, Arizona; tel. 602-445 -3122.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Native American Artists (2008)

by Deborah Everett, Elayne Zorn

Martinez grew up in a small Yaqui community called Penjamo, now surrounded by the city of Scottsdale , Arizona.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Stateless Nations: L-R (2002)

by James Minahan

305,000 Navajo in the United States, concentrated in the southwestern states of Arizona and New Mexico. THE NAVAJO HOMELAND: The Navajo homeland, called ...

Google previewBowhunter's Encyclopedia (1992)

by Dwight R. Schuh

Also called Arizona whitetails, these small deer live in the same country as desert mule deer throughout southeastern Arizona, some of the most interesting country in North America. It consists of low, hot Sonoran desert interspersed with ...

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Quotes about Arizona

For example, in my own State of Arizona, an Israeli scientist is working with an Arizona company on a demonstration project involving a very fast-growing algae which can be used to power a biomass energy plan. (John Shadegg)
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Scrabble value of A1R1I1Z10O1N1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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