Gary

biographical name \ ˈger-ē \

Definition of Gary

Elbert Henry 1846–1927 American industrialist

Gary

geographical name \ ˈger-ē \

Definition of Gary

city in northwestern Indiana on Lake Michigan population 80,294

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