manzanita manzanita

Definition(s):

  1. (n) chiefly evergreen shrubs of warm dry areas of western North America
  2. (n) evergreen tree of the Pacific coast of North America having glossy leathery leaves and orange-red edible berries; wood used for furniture and bark for tanning

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Usage(s):

  1. A platoon of camouflaged figures equipped with rifles, pistols and bulletproof vests creep through manzanita brush with a police dog.
  2. In their place he put California poppies, fragrant sage and drought-tolerant manzanita.
  3. Compton also complains that he can't dig up the manzanita bushes on his own land because of local ordinances.

News

  1. Sidelines: Youth camp for volleyball set

    CHICO — The Chico Racquet Club and Resort Volleyball Youth Camp will be held 8-11 a.m. June 17-20 at the club, 1629 Manzanita Ave.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Chico Enterprise-Record

  2. Pipe Bomb Found Near Citrus Heights Bus Stop

    CITRUS HEIGHTS— A suspected pipe bomb closed Auburn Boulevard between Manzanita and Greenback lanes late Tuesday evening. Citrus Heights Police say the device was found near a bus stop along Auburn Boulevard. The device was detonated around 8:15 p.m, with …
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX40 Sacramento

  3. ASU landmark dorm, Manzanita Hall, gets renovation

    A well-known dorm at ASU is getting a major makeover. Here's an inside look at the renovated Manzanita Hall.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX 10 Phoenix

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Quotes

  1. "We're looking forward to going back to Manzanita," said Schatz, who leads the series with 19 victories and has a 107-point advantage in the point standings. "When we were here in March, we were still trying to mesh as a team. We tested at...
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Donny Schatz Source: Motorsport.com

  2. "I've always enjoyed running Manzanita," said Kinser, driver of the Q Oil Maxim, who has 542 career A-Feature wins with the World of Outlaws. "We have a lot of friend there and it'sa track that I have had a lot of success at."
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Steve Kinser Source: WhoWon.com

  3. "Any time we go out west I know I am going to have a competitive ride in the sprint car," Hines said. "The car was great, and we had a lot of fun at Manzanita. It was a great start to the weekend. The Midget is always strong, especially on...
    on Feb 1, 2005 By: Tracy Hines Source: TruckSeries.com

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