Definition of Bakersfield

1. Noun. A city in south central California at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley.

Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center
Group relationships: Ca, Calif., California, Golden State



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bakersfield

Baja California Sur
Baja Midnight
Bajan
Bajans
Bajau
Bajaus
Bajina Bašta
Bakelite
Baker
Baker's acid haematein
Baker's cyst
Baker's pyridine extraction
Baker Street
Bakerian
Bakerloo
Bakersfield (current term)
Bakersfield sound
Bakewell tart
Bakewell tarts
Bakhtinian
Bakke decision
Baklahorani
Baku
Bakunin
BalI methyltransferase
Balaamite
Balaamites
Balaena
Balaena mysticetus
Balaeniceps

Literary usage of Bakersfield

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1. Practical Irrigation, Its Value and Cost by Augustus Jesse Bowie (1908)
"CHAPTER X. IRRIGATION NEAR Bakersfield. To illustrate the actual results of a large irrigation pumping system, the following account is given, of irrigation ..."

2. Practical Irrigation, Its Value and Cost by Augustus Jesse Bowie (1908)
"CHAPTER X. IRRIGATION NEAR Bakersfield. To illustrate the actual results of a large irrigation pumping system, the following account is given, of irrigation ..."

3. Looters of the Public Domain by Stephen A. Douglas Puter, Horace Stevens (1908)
"... Bakersfield, California, location of the mob 's attack on Whitaker and Stevens on the night of January 6, 1900 "You are not on my land ..."

4. Encyclopedia, Vermont Biography: A Series of Authentic Biographical Sketches by Prentiss Cutler Dodge (1912)
"Born Bakersfield, May 23, 1885; son of Judge Henry R. and Ellen S. (Houghton) Start. Educated in the public schools, and Brigham Academy, Bakersfield; ..."

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