Caloocan

[ kal-uh-oh-kahn; Spanish kah-law-aw-kahn ]

noun
  1. a city in the Philippines, on SW Luzon.

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How to use Caloocan in a sentence

  • From Caloocan they went to Balintauac arriving about 11 p. m.

    The Katipunan | J. Brecknock Watson (AKA Francis St. Clair)
  • At Caloocan a severe engagement occurred on the 23rd of February.

  • Before my party reported at Caloocan one of the other two and myself were reported captured by the Filipinos, or lost.

    A Soldier in the Philippines | Needom N. Freeman
  • At this juncture orders from Manila were to march to Caloocan Church that night, a distance of about twenty-three miles.

    A Soldier in the Philippines | Needom N. Freeman
  • My company set out for Caloocan with one hundred and twenty-eight men, only eighteen of whom marched through that night.

    A Soldier in the Philippines | Needom N. Freeman