noun, plural Sans, (especially collectively) San for 1.
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San Francisco was the first city to pass one in 2006; since then, 14 other cities and three states have followed suit.
And now Portland, Los Angeles, and San Francisco are all suing Uber for refusing to play by their old regulatory playbooks.Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB?|Adam Thierer, Christopher Koopman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Race is the San Andreas Fault of our culture as well as our history.The Wildly Peaceful, Human, Almost Boring, Ultimately Great New York City Protests for Eric Garner|Mike Barnicle|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Last year in San Diego, they sported bloody pants and angry signs.Anti-Cutters Slam New CDC Recommendations on Circumcision|Nina Strochlic|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lynchburg is a six-month-old German sausage and ale house in the heart of Panama's San Francisco neighborhood.House of the Witch: The Renegade Craft Brewers of Panama|Jeff Campagna|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Here's de ocean an' here's San F'mcisco bay crowded wid fish.Lady Luck|Hugh Wiley
It is the season of verdure and growth, and frosts are both slight and infrequent in the latitude of San Francisco.Peculiarities of American Cities|Willard Glazier
San Martino, the site of a suppressed Benedictine monastery, is the next spot of interest.The Mediterranean|T. G. (Thomas Gray) Bonney, E. A. R. Ball, H. D. Traill, Grant Allen, and Arthur Griffiths
Followed us down to San Andreas and done spoiled our night's rest.Partners of Chance|Henry Herbert Knibbs
But behind them lay the deep river Maule, and San Martin made a dash to reach it first.The South American Republics, Part II (of 2)|Thomas C. Dawson
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Word Origin and History for san
Japanese honorific title, 1878, short form of more formal sama.