Grand Rapids


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Grand Rapids

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A city of west-central Michigan on the Grand River west-northwest of Lansing. Founded in 1826 on the site of an Ottawa village, it grew as a furniture-manufacturing center.

Grand Rapids

n
(Placename) (functioning as singular) a city in SW Michigan: electronics, car parts. Pop: 195 601 (2003 est)

Grand′ Rap′ids


n.
a city in SW Michigan. 188,242.
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Noun1.Grand Rapids - a city in west central Michigan; noted for manufacturing furniture
Great Lakes State, Michigan, Wolverine State, MI - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
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Grudem, Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Christian Doctrine (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1994); as well as my own Theology for the Community of God (Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1994); and Created for Community: Connecting Christian Belief with Christian Practice, rev.
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Alderink, Aiderink & Assoc., Grand Rapids, Michigan.
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan -- The Grand Rapids Griffins scored three straight goals to close out the second period and set up a 6-2 victory over the Chicago Wolves in Game 3 of the Central Division Semifinals Tuesday night at Van Andel Arena.
Grand Rapids Whitewater is heading a project to restore the natural rapids in the Grand River.
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TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) today announced that the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has approved the majority of the company's applications to construct and operate the Grand Rapids Pipeline Project (Grand Rapids).

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