- Mount, a mountain in S California, NE of San Diego: site of observatory. 6126 feet (1867 meters) high.
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The master of Palomar gazed after the retreating figure of his guest.The Pride of Palomar
Peter B. Kyne
It forms about one-third of the stand in Palomar mountains, and is much scarcer in the Cuyamaca mountains.American Forest Trees
Henry H. Gibson
Marcel Paillette is director of the military flying ground at the Palomar Aerodrome.
Another story has it that when Padre Peyri ordered the cross placed, it was of green oak from the Palomar mountains.Picturesque Pala
George Wharton James
Originally it had been planned to be made of glass in much the same manner as Palomar's 200-inch eye.Where I Wasn't Going
- Mount Palomar a mountain in S California, northeast of San Diego: site of Mount Palomar Observatory, which has a large (200-inch) reflecting telescope. Height: 1871 m (6140 ft)
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