Definition of San José

1. Noun. A city in western California located at the southern end of San Francisco Bay to the south of San Francisco; a center for computer and electronics industries.

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



2. Noun. The capital and largest city of Costa Rica.
Exact synonyms: Capital Of Costa Rica
Generic synonyms: National Capital
Group relationships: Costa Rica, Republic Of Costa Rica

Definition of San José

1. Proper noun. A city and mission in California, USA. ¹

2. Proper noun. The capital of Costa Rica. ¹

3. Proper noun. Places named after Saint Joseph (acquired from Spanish). ¹

4. Proper noun. A city and mission in California, USA. ¹

5. Proper noun. The capital of Costa Rica. ¹

6. Proper noun. Places named after Saint Joseph ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of San José

1. See: Maldonado-San Jose stain. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of San José

San Diego Bay
San Diego–Tijuana
San Fernando Valley
San Fran
San Franciscan
San Franciscans
San Francisco
San Francisco Bay
San Joaquin River
San Joaquin Valley
San Joaquin Valley disease
San Joaquin Valley fever
San Joaquin fever
San Jose
San Jose scale
San José (current term)
San Juan
San Juan Bautista
San Juan Mountains
San Luis Potosi
San Luis Potosí
San Marco
San Marcos
San Marinese
San Marino
San Mateo
San Melchor Betaza
San Miguel sea lion virus
San Pablo
San Pedro Sula

Literary usage of San José

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Board of Horticulture (1882)
"It has been known as the San Jose small, ... black scale, and SAN JOSE SCALE INSECT. ... San Jose ..."

2. The Resources of California: Comprising Agriculture, Mining, Geography by John Shertzer Hittell (1863)
"San Jose may have about 3500 inhabitants. It is situated in the Santa Clara ... There are eleven hundred acres of orchard in the vicinity of San Jose, ..."

3. Costa Rica by Bruce Conord, June Conord (2006)
"Services from San Jose to Surrounding Towns San Jose to Aerial Tram: (see ... San Jose to Braulio Carillo National Park: (see Guapiles) San Jose to Bribri: ..."

4. Annual Report by Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station (1907)
"Again, the San Jose scale is a source of advantage to the up-to- date ... The phase of the control of the San Jose scale to be considered' at this time is, ..."

5. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"... but for the unselfish efforts of the religious, would not have learned even of the existence of God. north, were: San Jose del Cabo (1730); ..."

6. Reports of Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of California by Bancroft-Whitney Company, California Supreme Court, California, Supreme Court (1906)
"JM Fears testified that he had known the San Jose ranch for about twenty-five years, and had just recently heard of the San Jose addition,—in the last year ..."

7. Biennial Report by Oregon Board of Horticulture (1905)
"SAN JOSE SCALE. By EU BENNETT, Assistant Horticulturist Storrs ... The increasing prevalence of San Jose scale in this State may warrant another discussion ..."

8. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Board of Horticulture (1882)
"It has been known as the San Jose small, ... black scale, and SAN JOSE SCALE INSECT. ... San Jose ..."

9. The Resources of California: Comprising Agriculture, Mining, Geography by John Shertzer Hittell (1863)
"San Jose may have about 3500 inhabitants. It is situated in the Santa Clara ... There are eleven hundred acres of orchard in the vicinity of San Jose, ..."

10. Costa Rica by Bruce Conord, June Conord (2006)
"Services from San Jose to Surrounding Towns San Jose to Aerial Tram: (see ... San Jose to Braulio Carillo National Park: (see Guapiles) San Jose to Bribri: ..."

11. Annual Report by Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station (1907)
"Again, the San Jose scale is a source of advantage to the up-to- date ... The phase of the control of the San Jose scale to be considered' at this time is, ..."

12. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"... but for the unselfish efforts of the religious, would not have learned even of the existence of God. north, were: San Jose del Cabo (1730); ..."

13. Reports of Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of California by Bancroft-Whitney Company, California Supreme Court, California, Supreme Court (1906)
"JM Fears testified that he had known the San Jose ranch for about twenty-five years, and had just recently heard of the San Jose addition,—in the last year ..."

14. Biennial Report by Oregon Board of Horticulture (1905)
"SAN JOSE SCALE. By EU BENNETT, Assistant Horticulturist Storrs ... The increasing prevalence of San Jose scale in this State may warrant another discussion ..."

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