Definition of Playas

1. Noun. (plural of playa) ¹



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Definition of Playas

1. playa [n] - See also: playa

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Playas

play well with others
play with fire
playa
playabilities
playability
playable
playact
playacted
playacting
playactings
playactor
playactors
playacts
playas (current term)
playathon
playathons
playback
playback singer
playbacks
playbill
playbills
playblast
playblasts
playboard
playboards
playbooks
playbox

Literary usage of Playas

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Geology of the Non-metallic Mineral Deposits Other Than Silicates by Amadeus William Grabau (1920)
"are a number of playas generally dry during the summer but covered by a few inches ... Similar playas also occur in the semi-arid region of southern Oregon, ..."

2. Scientific Survey of Porto Rico and the Virgin Islands by New York Academy of Sciences (1922)
"playas Playa is the local name given to gently sloping areas bordering the ... In Porto Rico, playas are prominent features, especially along the north and ..."

3. The Ancient Cities of the New World: Being Voyages and Explorations in by Désiré Charnay (1887)
"CHAPTER XIII. LAS playas AND PALENQUE. From S. Juan to Jonuta—S. Carlos—Indians and Alligators—Las playas and ..."

4. Travels in Central America: Including Accounts of Some Regions Unexplored by Arthur Morelet (1871)
"... Forest solitudes—Village of Las playas — Town of Santo Domingo— Magnificent scenery — A true philosopher — Primitive habits — Custodian of the ruins ..."

5. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1915)
"The right to wash gravel on the playas is free. So when the high- water season is over the natives go prospecting in canoes for the richer playas. ..."

6. Costa Rica Alive! by Bruce Morris (2002)
"playas Samara & Carrillo There are a variety of tourist-oriented places to eat ... Beware of the "pajama," which is a playas Samara & Carrillo are popular ..."

7. Geology of the Non-metallic Mineral Deposits Other Than Silicates by Amadeus William Grabau (1920)
"are a number of playas generally dry during the summer but covered by a few inches ... Similar playas also occur in the semi-arid region of southern Oregon, ..."

8. Scientific Survey of Porto Rico and the Virgin Islands by New York Academy of Sciences (1922)
"playas Playa is the local name given to gently sloping areas bordering the ... In Porto Rico, playas are prominent features, especially along the north and ..."

9. The Ancient Cities of the New World: Being Voyages and Explorations in by Désiré Charnay (1887)
"CHAPTER XIII. LAS playas AND PALENQUE. From S. Juan to Jonuta—S. Carlos—Indians and Alligators—Las playas and ..."

10. Travels in Central America: Including Accounts of Some Regions Unexplored by Arthur Morelet (1871)
"... Forest solitudes—Village of Las playas — Town of Santo Domingo— Magnificent scenery — A true philosopher — Primitive habits — Custodian of the ruins ..."

11. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1915)
"The right to wash gravel on the playas is free. So when the high- water season is over the natives go prospecting in canoes for the richer playas. ..."

12. Costa Rica Alive! by Bruce Morris (2002)
"playas Samara & Carrillo There are a variety of tourist-oriented places to eat ... Beware of the "pajama," which is a playas Samara & Carrillo are popular ..."

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