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Relating to or characteristic of the US state of Arizona or its inhabitants.‘an Arizonan summer’
- ‘None of my childhood friends have an Arizonan accent either.’
- ‘Phoenix offers upscale restaurants that fuse Mexican and Arizonan cuisine.’
- ‘He was arrested on Sunday in the small Arizonan town of Casa Grande.’
- ‘The menu features numerous Arizonan and traditional Mexican dishes, including a number of gluten-free items.’
- ‘Visitors, local residents, and libraries alike will find this in-depth handbook a veritable cornucopia of all things Arizonan.’
- ‘His maverick political history and Arizonan heritage should lead him to embrace a return to the principle and practice of subsidiary federalism.’
- ‘While she generally loves the place and the work, she says she has not gone totally Arizonan.’
- ‘Out in the Arizonan desert many strange and inexplicable events take place on a regular basis.’
- ‘Given the number of Arizonan voters, the chance of winning would be about two million to one against.’
A native or inhabitant of the US state of Arizona.‘he became the 92nd Arizonan to play in the major leagues’
- ‘A fourth generation Arizonan, I moved back for the desert.’
- ‘This should anger every right-thinking Arizonan.’
- ‘A Spanish-speaking Arizonan has to translate between the two groups.’
- ‘The fourth-generation Arizonan now leases the old university ranch to run a winter pick-it-yourself operation.’
- ‘I'm a proud native Arizonan and as such, many of my poems have to do with the Sonoran Desert.’
- ‘We Arizonans voted to raise that money and spend that money on our kids' education!’
- ‘The plucky Arizonan comes across as a woman who holds herself above the fray.’
- ‘These native Arizonans are a lovely young couple who rented me a room in their cute bungalow apartment in Mesa.’
- ‘The company is privately held since its formation and employs more than 250 Arizonans and 50 Mississippians.’
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