Tucson

geographical name
Tuc·​son | \ˈtü-ˌsän, especially locally tü-ˈsän\

Definition of Tucson 

city in southeastern Arizona population 520,116

Note: The main campus of the University of Arizona is located in Tucson.

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Tucsonan \ ˈtü-​ˌsä-​nən \ noun

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