Costa Mesa

Costa Mesa

[kos-tuh mey-suh, kaw-stuh, koh-]
noun
a city in SW California, near Los Angeles.
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costa mesa

city, Orange county, southern California, U.S. The city lies on a coastal plateau overlooking the Pacific Ocean, at the mouth of the Santa Ana River, 37 miles (60 km) southeast of Los Angeles. With Newport Beach it forms Orange county's "Harbor Area."

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