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Modesto

(mōdĕs`tō), city (1990 pop. 164,278), seat of Stanislaus co., central Calif., on the Tuolumne River, near the northern end of the San Joaquin valley; inc. 1884. The center of a farming and fruit-growing area, it has food-processing and canning plants, wineries, fruit orchards, and diversified manufacturing. Modesto also ships meat and dairy products and produces nuts, vegetables, and rice. It was one of the fastest-growing U.S. cities in the late 20th cent.

Modesto

The code name from Novell for the 64-bit technology in its operating system for Intel's Itanium (IA-64) platform. Some time after 2000, it was discontinued due to the slower-than-expected migration to IA-64. See IA-64.
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Crooks died July 23 after being hit by a 2003 or 2004 Infiniti G35 in a rural area southwest of Modesto. Investigators from the California Highway Patrol are searching for the driver and vehicle, which is likely to have damage to its front end.
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People also worry that Modesto is becoming a far-flung bedroom suburb for people working at high-paying jobs in the San Francisco Bay Area 6 but not high-paying enough to afford to live there -- and who don't mind commuting four hours-plus daily.
After two losses, Richer earned the consolation title over Alex Silva of Modesto while also advancing in the big ball and the doubles.
It cost Modesto $50,462 for Reed to be on leave under the old settlement, bringing the city's total cost to $290,679.
Hace unos dias concluyo, en Modesto, California, el Encuentro de Movimientos Populares.
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