Palomar

[ pal-uh-mahr ]

noun
  1. Mount, a mountain in S California, NE of San Diego: site of observatory. 6,126 feet (1,867 meters) high.

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How to use Palomar in a sentence

  • In the center of this mesa stood the hacienda of the Rancho Palomar.

    The Pride of Palomar | Peter B. Kyne
  • The master of Palomar gazed after the retreating figure of his guest.

    The Pride of Palomar | Peter B. Kyne

British Dictionary definitions for Palomar

Palomar

/ (ˈpæləˌmɑː) /


noun
  1. 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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