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Burlingame

Burlingame, city (1990 pop. 26,801), San Mateo co., W Calif., on San Francisco Bay founded 1868, inc. 1908. Burlingame is mainly residential, with light manufacturing (plastic and metal products, furniture, and computers). The city is named for U.S. diplomat Anson Burlingame .

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