Chicago

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geographical name Chi·ca·go \shə-ˈkä-(ˌ)gō, -ˈkȯ-, -gə\

Definition of Chicago

  1. 1 river in Chicago, Illinois, having a northern branch and a southern branch and originally flowing east into Lake Michigan but now flowing south through the southern branch and Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal into the Des Plaines River

  2. 2 city and port on Lake Michigan in northeastern Illinois population 2,695,598 Chicago is by far the most populous city in Illinois.

Chicagoan

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CHICAGO Defined for English Language Learners

Chicago

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Definition of Chicago for English Language Learners

  • : U.S. city, Illinois



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