Burbank

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biographical name Bur·bank \ ˈbər-ˌbaŋk \

Definition of Burbank

Luther 1849–1926 American horticulturist

Burbank

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geographical name Bur·bank \ ˈbər-ˌbaŋk \

Definition of Burbank

1 city north of Los Angeles in southwestern California population 103,340
2 city just west of Chicago in northeastern Illinois population 28,925

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