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Los Alamos Line breaks: Los Ala¦mos
Pronunciation: /lɒs ˈaləmɒs/

Definition of Los Alamos in English:

A town in northern New Mexico; population 11,600 (est. 2009). It has been a centre for nuclear research since the 1940s, when it was the site of the development of the first atomic and hydrogen bombs.

Words that rhyme with Los Alamos

Demos • peatmoss • cosmos • Lemnos • Hypnos • Minos

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