Definitions for calgaryˈkæl gə ri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Calgary(noun)

    the largest city in southern Alberta; an oil and gas center and a technology center for Alberta and most of western Canada

Wiktionary

  1. Calgary(ProperNoun)

    The largest city of the province of Alberta (Canada).

Freebase

  1. Calgary

    Calgary was a provincial electoral district in Alberta, Canada that existed from 1905 to 1913 and was recreated from 1921 to 1959. The district returned from one to six members to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. The district largely encompassed the boundaries of the City of Calgary, and was revised accordingly as the city grew.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Kavcic:

    That makes a lot of sense given we're seeing a pretty dramatic slowdown in housing demand in areas like Calgary.

  2. Cameron Todd:

    The mine never gets any bigger, you just fill in one end and dig out the other. You don't have an oil sands area the size of the city of Calgary.

  3. Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz:

    I was born in Calgary. My mother was an American citizen by birth, under federal law, that made me an American citizen by birth. The Constitution requires that you be a natural-born citizen.

  4. Fergus Ewing:

    In order to prevent the premature decommissioning of fields there needs to be a clear signal sent to the operators, many of whom are headquartered in places like Houston and Calgary, that the UK government gets it, the UK needs to send a signal that it values the industry as an enormous contributor to Scotland and the UK, not as a giant cash machine for the exchequer when the times are good.

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