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 (gâr′ē, găr′ē)
A city of northwest Indiana on Lake Michigan near Chicago, Illinois. Founded by the US Steel Corporation in 1906, it is a highly industrialized port of entry.
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(Placename) a port in NW Indiana, on Lake Michigan: a major world steel producer. Pop: 99 961 (2003 est)
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(ˈgɛər i, ˈgær i)

a port in NW Indiana, on Lake Michigan. 110,975.
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Noun1.Gary - a city in northwest Indiana on Lake MichiganGary - a city in northwest Indiana on Lake Michigan; steel production
Hoosier State, Indiana, IN - a state in midwestern United States
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