Sterling Heights

geographical name
Ster·​ling Heights | \ ˈstər-liŋ How to pronounce Sterling Heights (audio) \

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city in southeastern Michigan north of Detroit population 129,699

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“Sterling Heights.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sterling%20Heights. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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