Calgary(redirected from Calgary, Alberta, Canada)
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A city of southern Alberta, Canada, south of Edmonton. It grew with the development of the cattle industry in the late 1800s and later became the center of Canada's petroleum industry.
Cal·gar′i·an (-gâr′ē-ən, -găr′-) n.
(Placename) a city in Canada, in S Alberta: centre of a large agricultural region; oilfields. Pop: 879 277 (2001)
Cal•ga•ry(ˈkæl gə ri)
a city in S Alberta, in SW Canada. 710,677.