Tucson

[ too-son, too-son ]
/ ˈtu sɒn, tuˈsɒn /

noun

a city in S Arizona: health resort.

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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH Tucson

Texan, Tucson , Tuscan
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British Dictionary definitions for Tucson

Tucson
/ (ˈtuːsɒn) /

noun

a city in SE Arizona, at an altitude of 700m (2400 ft): resort and seat of the University of Arizona (1891). Pop: 507 658 (2003 est)
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Cultural definitions for Tucson

Tucson
[ (tooh-son) ]

Large city in southeastern Arizona, in a desert surrounded by mountains.

notes for Tucson

Tourist center.
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