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ˈoʊk ləndOak·land

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Oaklandnoun

    a city in western California on San Francisco Bay opposite San Francisco; primarily and industrial urban center

Wiktionary

  1. Oaklandnoun

    the eighth-largest city in the U.S. state of California

Freebase

  1. Oakland

    Oakland is the academic, cultural, and healthcare center of Pittsburgh and is Pennsylvania's third largest "Downtown". Only Center City Philadelphia and Downtown Pittsburgh can claim more economic and social activity than Oakland. The neighborhood is urban and diverse and is home to several universities, museums, and hospitals, as well as an abundance of shopping, restaurants, and students. Oakland is home to the Schenley Farms National Historic District which encompasses two city designated historic districts: the mostly residential Schenley Farms Historic District and the predominantly institutional Oakland Civic Center Historic District. The Pittsburgh Fire Bureau has Fire Station No. 14 on McKee Place and Fire Station No. 10 on Allequippa Street in Oakland.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Oakland

    on the E. coast of the Bay of San Francisco, 4½ m. across from San Francisco city, is the capital of Alameda County, California, a beautiful city with tree-lined streets, surrounded by vineyards and orchards; it has a home of the adult blind of the State, manufactures of textile and iron goods, and fruit-canning industries, and is the terminus of the Southern Pacific Railroad.

Editors Contribution

  1. oakland

    an oak incorporated and operational in a residence

    Submitted by Dr Niel on March 8, 2014  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Oakland in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Oakland in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Oakland in a Sentence

  1. Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong:

    It's my effort to ensure the community as they come to Oakland that they can peacefully assemble and if they march or protest in our city, they don't have to worry about deployments outside of policy, clear accountability will happen to those that violate policy.

  2. Libby Schaaf:

    Symbols of racial violence have no place in Oakland and will not be tolerated.

  3. Oakland Education Association:

    Oakland Education Association's Oakland Education Association for the( school) district to listen now. They forced us to this moment to strike.

  4. Libby Schaaf:

    Occupy was a very costly experience for Oakland and I am very committed to ensuring we never face this level of liability again.

  5. Linda Foote:

    We did better than Oakland County.

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