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city (1990 pop. 117,229), Santa Clara co., W Calif., near San Francisco; settled 1849, inc. 1912. A city in Silicon ValleySilicon Valley,
an industrial region, approximately 20 mi (32 km) long, in the Santa Clara Valley between Palo Alto and San Jose, mainly in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties, W central Calif., where many computer manufacturing and design companies are located.
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, its many manufactures include semiconductors; machinery and instruments; electrical, electronic, and aerospace products; communications and medical equipment; and software. Sunnyvale's population increased significantly in the late 20th cent.
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a city in the western USA in California. Population, 107,000 (1974). Sunnyvale is an industrial suburb of the city of San Jose. It has electronic and missile industries.

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"We are asking if there are potential witnesses who were driving by or walking by at that time that they contact the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety," Choi said, adding that this was "very tragic and unheard of" in the neighborhood. 
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is moving its primary research and development operations from Sunnyvale, Calif., to a new location near the company headquarters in Austin, Texas, before the end of tiffs year.
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