[ el mon-tee ]
/ ɛl ˈmɒn ti /
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a city in SW California, near Los Angeles.
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Words nearby El Monte
El Minya, Elmira, El Misti, elm leaf beetle, Elmont, El Monte, Elmwood Park, El Niño, El Obeid, elocute, elocution
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How to use El Monte in a sentence
In meeting this emergency, the El Monte boys, as usual, took an active part.Sixty Years in Southern California 1853-1913|Harris Newmark
There is a little divide just outside of the El Monte yard, and then for a stretch of about five miles, it is down grade.Danger Signals|John A. Hill and Jasper Ewing Brady