Chico

Chico

[chee-koh]
Chico, city (1990 pop. 40,079), Butte co., N Calif., in a region noted for its almond and walnut production; inc. 1872. Olives, kiwi fruit, grain, and nursery stock are also grown, and cattle are raised. Principal manufactures are processed foods, aircraft parts, and beer. California State Univ. Chico is there. Lassen Volcanic National Park is nearby.
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  • A term of friendship or minor endearment towards a male (chiefly among Spanish-speaking people). For example, "Hey, chico!"
  • Chico language, an extinct Maiduan language consisting of several dialects previously spoken in northeastern California near the current city of Chico.
  • In Portuguese, and sometimes in Spanish, Chico is the nickname given to those named Francisco.

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