Definition of Palm Springs from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


Palm Springs

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a rich and fashionable city in a desert area of southern California. It is about 120 miles/193 kilometres east of Los Angeles and is very popular with Hollywood stars. Palm Springs has the Betty Ford Center, which helps people with alcohol and drug problems, and there is a large community of homosexuals (= people who are sexually attracted to others of their own sex.)