Detroit

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geographical name De·troit \di-ˈtrȯit, locally also ˈdē-ˌ\

Definition of Detroit

  1. 1 river 31 miles (50 kilometers) long in Ontario and southeastern Michigan connecting Lake Erie and Lake Saint Clair

  2. 2 city in southeastern Michigan on the Detroit River, the most populous city in the state population 713,777 — see also detroiter

Detroiter

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DETROIT Defined for English Language Learners

Detroit

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geographical name De·troit \di-ˈtrȯit, locally also ˈdē-ˌ\

Definition of Detroit for English Language Learners

  • : U.S. city, Michigan


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