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EtymologyEdit

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

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  • IPA(key): /dɪˈtɹɔɪt/, /ˈdiːtɹɔɪt/, /dɪˈt͡ʃɹɔɪt/
  • 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. It is the county seat of Wayne County.
  2. (by metonymy) The United States automotive industry.

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Detroit, from French détroit (strait).

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Detroit f

  1. Detroit (a city in Michigan, United States of America)

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Detroit ?

  1. Detroit (largest city and former capital of Michigan)