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Alcatraz Line breaks: Al¦ca|traz
Pronunciation: /ˈalkətraz/

Definition of Alcatraz in English:

A rocky island in San Francisco Bay, California. Between 1934 and 1963 it was the site of a top-security federal prison.


From Spanish alcatraz 'pelicans', which were once common there.

Words that rhyme with Alcatraz

topaz • Shiraz • razzmatazz
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