Detroit

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Etymology[edit]

From French détroit (“strait”) in Rivière du Détroit (Detroit River)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɪˈtrɔɪt/, /ˈdiːtrɔɪt/
  • Rhymes: -ɔɪt
  • Hyphenation: De‧troit

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Detroit

  1. The largest city and former capital of Michigan, a major port on the Detroit River, known as the traditional automotive center of the U.S.
  2. (by mentonymy) The United States automotive industry.

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