Definition of Los Alamos

1. Noun. A town in north central New Mexico; in 1942 it was chosen as a nuclear research site where the first atomic bombs were produced.

Generic synonyms: Town
Group relationships: Land Of Enchantment, New Mexico, Nm



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Los Alamos

Loretta
Loretta Young
Lorettine
Lorettines
Lorfan
Lori
Lorie
Lorient
Loriinae
Lorinda
Loris gracilis
Lorna
Lorraine
Lorraine cross
Lorre
Los Alamos (current term)
Los Angeleno
Los Angelenos
Los Angeles
Los Angelization
Losari
Loschmidt
Loschmidt's number
Lost River Range
Lost Tribes
Lost Wages
Lot
Lot's wife
Lot-et-Garonne
Lota

Literary usage of Los Alamos

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1. St. Nicholas by Mary Mapes Dodge (1903)
"For them the forest existed only to feed sheep, and Los Alamos sheep at that. There are shepherds in the Sierras who from long association grow into a ..."

2. Making Things Better: Competing in Manufacturing (1993)
"'Los Alamos National Laboratory had recommended establishing these centers, ... Its first and crucial customer was Los Alamos, which needed massive ..."

3. Energy Education Resources: Kindergarten Through 12th Grade (1998) edited by Paula Altman (1999)
"142 US Department of Energy Los Alamos National Laboratory Science Education Program Office MS F671 Los Alamos, NM 87545 (505) 667-8680 Fax: (505) 665-6871 ..."

4. Directory of Federal Laboratory and Technology Resources: A Guide to (1993)
"1794 Weapons Neutron Research Facility (WNR) Department of Energy Group P-17, Mail Stop H803, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87545 Contact: ..."

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