gila gila  /ˈɡi lə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River

Usage(s):

  • Mascot gila monsters, rattlesnakes, burros, skunks were displayed all over town.

News

  1. Gila National Forest is open for recreation

    SILVER CITY — With the Fourth of July holiday coming up, officials on the Gila National Forest want people to know there are plenty of places to go on the forest that are not on fire.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Silver City Sun-News

  2. Supervisor Martin decries ‘self-appointing’ boards; Chairman Pastor requests letters of interest by July 4

    Gila County — There was only one item on last week’s work session agenda for the Board of Supervisors and District One Supervisor Tommie Martin felt very strongly about it.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Arizona Silver Belt

  3. MCSO rescues 4 more in Gila Bend desert

    One man called for help Monday night and three more were rescued on Tuesday near Gila Bend, the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office said.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: CBS 5 Phoenix

Quotes

  1. Galliani added "Gilardino confirmed his desire to stay in Milan, that he accepts the healthy competition which exists in our club. Milan have always wanted 'Gila' to stay, but on condition that he is happy to stay. Alberto confirmed this to me and...
    on Jun 8, 2007 By: Adriano Galliani Source: CNN International

  2. According to a statement sent out by Astana, three-time Amgen Tour of California winner Leipheimer said, "Lance and I are psyched to race the Gila. It's great preparation for Europe, and we know this race will be challenging. There is a [heck] of a...
    on Apr 28, 2009 By: Levi Leipheimer Source: Los Angeles Times

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