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Niagara Falls

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geographical name Ni·ag·a·ra Falls \(ˌ)nī-ˈa-g(ə-)rə\

Simple Definition of Niagara Falls

  • : waterfalls on the border of the U.S. and Canada

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Niagara Falls

  1. 1 waterfalls on border between New York & Ontario in the Niagara River (36 miles or 58 kilometers flowing from Lake Erie N into Lake Ontario); divided by Goat Island into Horseshoe, or Canadian, Falls (158 feet or 48 m high) & American Falls (167 feet or 51 m high)

  2. 2 city W New York at the falls pop 50,193

  3. 3 city Canada in SE Ontario pop 82,997


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