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Erie

Definitions of Erie
  1. noun
    the 4th largest of the Great Lakes; it is linked to the Hudson River by the New York State Barge Canal
    synonyms: Lake Erie
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    lake
    a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land
  2. noun
    a port city on Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania
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    city, metropolis, urban center
    a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
    point of entry, port of entry
    a port in the United States where customs officials are stationed to oversee the entry and exit of people and merchandise
  3. noun
    a member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York
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    Iroquois
    any member of the warlike North American Indian peoples formerly living in New York State; the Iroquois League were allies of the British during the American Revolution
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