Alameda

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Alameda a-la-mē′da a public walk or promenade between two rows of trees.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Sp.

Usage

In literature:

The city has an alameda and a plaza.
"Aztec Land" by Maturin M. Ballou
The Political Equality Club of Alameda County was organized in April.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Just before twilight, it drew up as usual under the tall trees of the Alameda.
"Graham's Magazine Vol XXXIII No. 3 September 1848" by Various
This Alameda de Paula might be a continuation of the Neapolitan Chiaja.
"Due South or Cuba Past and Present" by Maturin M. Ballou
Fashion promenaded under the beautiful Alameda trees, and whispered the latest rumors of the Empress Carlota.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
For several hours after the engineer company took its place on the right of Worth's division, at the Alameda, all seemed to be quiet in the city.
"Company 'A', corps of engineers, U.S.A., 1846-'48, in the Mexican war" by Gustavus Woodson Smith
A. Waymire, of Alameda; Mr. and Mrs. William A. Keith, of Berkeley.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
Without returning to the barracks, he set off at once for the Alameda.
"Stories by American Authors, Volume 10" by Various
The Alameda is a bower of Venus cinctured by Mars.
"Romantic Spain" by John Augustus O'Shea
He sat, as well, lonely, considering and content, in the Alameda de Paula, where, by the glorieta, it was called the Salon O'Donnell.
"The Bright Shawl" by Joseph Hergesheimer
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In news:

Alameda Ta'amu facing felony charges.
Pittsburgh Steelers rookie defensive lineman Alameda Ta'amu was arrested on charges of leading police on a chase while driving drunk and crashing into parked cars, injuring a woman, authorities said.
A pair of Castro Valley High School students have created an app that lets county residents find recreation sites, giving the two teenagers a second-place prize in the recent Alameda County Apps Challenge.
Alameda's Saint Joseph High on tech ed's cutting edge .
Alameda's Saint Joseph High on tech ed's cutting edge.
Tim Tebow #15 of the Denver Broncos kneels on the ground before their game against the Oakland Raiders at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on December 19, 2010 in Oakland, California.
The United States Coast Guard, working in cooperation with the Alameda Fire Department, performed a search and rescue demonstration for the second-grade classes of three elementary schools.
There were big smiles in Alameda County Friday morning.
A recommendation that the Alameda Unified School District buy the Marina Village office space it's leasing for $5.9 million hit a wall of resistance at a special school board meeting Tuesday.
Floor furnace sparks Alameda fire, tenants displaced .
ALAMEDA COUNTY Trade groups say it's unfair for pharmaceutical companies to bear cost of discarding medication.
Organic Produce from the Farm to Your Doorstep , by Way of Alameda.
Laikuan Liang, 52, of Alameda.
A Dublin Target store and a nearby restaurant were evacuated Monday morning because of a gas leak, an Alameda County fire official said.
There are plans to build a 2,000 unit retirement community along Doolan Road in unincorported Alameda County, Calif, photographed on Wednesday, Oct 31, 2012.
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In science:

Aleksander Slominski, Benjamin Temko, Jay Alameda, Richard Alkire, Timothy Drews, and Eric Webb.
GRAPPA: Grid Access Portal for Physics Applications
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