a city in SW Michigan.

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Examples from the Web for kalamazoo

Contemporary Examples of kalamazoo

  • He teaches at Northwestern University and lives in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

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    Respect the Midwest!

    Anna Clark

    January 30, 2011

Historical Examples of kalamazoo

  • I'm in it now, and if you'd put it off, I'd been in Kalamazoo or Madagascar, and missed it all.

    Miss Pat at School

    Pemberton Ginther

  • Between Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids, work to the amount of $8,000 has been done.

    Old Mackinaw

    W. P. Strickland.

  • Miss Ferber was born in Kalamazoo, but it hasn't made much difference to her.

  • It is grown in Michigan but not as much as Kalamazoo which it closely resembles.

  • Most of them are now typical New Yorkers—born west of Kalamazoo.

    News Writing

    M. Lyle Spencer

British Dictionary definitions for kalamazoo



a city in SW Michigan, midway between Detroit and Chicago: aircraft, missile parts. Pop: 75 312 (2003 est)
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