Pittsburg

geographical name
Pitts·​burg | \ ˈpits-ˌbərg How to pronounce Pittsburg (audio) \

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city on the San Joaquin River in western California northeast of Oakland population 63,264

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“Pittsburg.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pittsburg. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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