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a city in S Alberta, in SW Canada.
Contemporary Examples

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Historical Examples

Among the Canadian Alps Lawrence J. Burpee
The Prairie Mother Arthur Stringer
The Red Watch J. A. Currie
The Prairie Child Arthur Stringer
Pictures of Canadian Life J. Ewing Ritchie

a city in Canada, in S Alberta: centre of a large agricultural region; oilfields. Pop: 879 277 (2001)
Calgary [(kal-guh-ree)]

Note: Calgary is home of the Calgary Stampede, an annual rodeo, and was the host city of the 1988 winter Olympic Games.


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