Anaheim


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Anaheim

(ăn`əhīm), city (1990 pop. 266,406), Orange co., S Calif., SE of Los Angeles; inc. 1870. Anaheim was founded by Germans in 1857 as an experiment in communal living. In an area once dominated by citrus and walnut groves, the city is now an industrial center, making electronic and computer equipment, plastic products, prepared foods, fabricated metal products, consumer goods, motor vehicles, and molded rubber goods. Anaheim is also one of the great tourist and convention centers in the United States. The theme park Disneyland (opened 1955, with Disney's California Adventure, opened 2001) is world famous; the California Angels (baseball) and Anaheim Ducks (hockey) play in Anaheim.
References in periodicals archive ?
Extron Electronics, headquartered in Anaheim, CA, is a leading manufacturer of professional AA/system integration products including computer-video interfaces, switchers, matrix switchers, system controllers, distribution amplifiers, audio products, speakers, video scalers, scan converters, signal processing devices, Ethernet control interfaces, and high resolution cable.
To win seven-game series - Bet365: 5-14 New Jersey, 23-10 Anaheim (NJ lead 1-0).
Canon Communications LLC, Medical Design & Manufacturing West Conference and Exposition, Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA, Canon Communications LLC (310) 996-9447 - February 5-7.