mesa mesa  /ˈmeɪ sə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) flat tableland with steep edges
  2. (n) a city in Arizona just to the east of Phoenix; originally a suburb of Phoenix

Usage(s):

  1. Gehry's exuberant building is an undulating, white glass mesa that uses his characteristic whiplashing lines in a subdued and legible way.
  2. The curiosity gave way to horror and indignation 17 days later Cricket's bruised, partly clothed body had been found in a shallow grave on a mesa twelve miles from town.

News

  1. MCSO: Mesa man fatally shoots brother during argument

    MESA, Ariz. -- A man is accused of fatally shooting his brother at their home near Broadway and Crismon roads in Mesa Wednesday evening. According to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, the two brothers, ages 19 and 22, got into an argument and the younger one pulled out a gun and shot the other in the chest. That man died. The shooter then shot himself in the neck, possibly in an attempt to ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: KTVK 3TV Phoenix

  2. Mesa cited for O.W.I. third offense

    Eddie Mireles Mesa, 40, Durant, was sentenced for a charge of O.W.I. third or subsequent offense on Friday, June 14. The charge stems from an incident in Jan. 29, 2012, when Mesa was stopped by officer Duane Eden and charged for O.W.I. after a breathalyzer test was conducted.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Algona Upper Des Moines

  3. Mesa County Library Gears Up For Grand Opening

    Mesa County Library employees geared up on Wednesday, for the much anticipated grand opening of their Central Library.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: KREX-TV Grand Junction

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Quotes

  1. "He's not going to Mesa. We'll see where Barry's at," Bochy said. "We need to get him ready for the season. I don't think it takes Barry long to get ready. We need to get him the at-bats he needs."
    on Feb 26, 2007 By: Bruce Bochy Source: Forbes

  2. "We are obviously very disappointed with this judgment. The order is not a result of a jury finding, but from a Bankruptcy Judge who entered sanctions against Mesa concerning evidentiary issues. We believe these sanctions went too far and that an...
    on Oct 31, 2007 By: Jonathan G. Ornstein Source: CNNMoney.com

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