Definition of Big Sur
region of western California centering on the Big Sur River (about 10 miles, or 16 kilometers, long) and extending about 80 miles (129 kilometers) along the coast southeast of Point Sur
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Definition of Big Sur for English Language Learners
: coastal region in the U.S., in California
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