Sault Sainte Marie Canals
or Soo Canals geographical name three ship canals (two in the United States & one in Canada) at rapids in St. Marys River connecting Lake Superior & Lake Huron

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  • Sault Sainte Marie Canals — Sp Sù Señt Mari kanãlai Ap Sault Sainte Marie Canals Sp Sù kanãlai Ap Soo Canals L Šv. Marijos u., JAV ir Kanada …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Sault Sainte Marie Canals — 3 canals that circumvent the rapids in the St. Marys River betw. Lakes Superior and Huron …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Sault Ste. Marie Canals — two ship canals, one in Canada and the other in Michigan, N and S of Sault Ste. Marie rapids and connecting Lakes Superior and Huron. 11/2 mi. (2.4 km) long. Also, Sault Sainte Marie Canals, Soo Canals. * * * …   Universalium

  • Sault Ste. Marie Canals — two ship canals, one in Canada and the other in Michigan, N and S of Sault Ste. Marie rapids and connecting Lakes Superior and Huron. 11/2 mi. (2.4 km) long. Also, Sault Sainte Marie Canals, Soo Canals …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sault Ste Marie Canals — plural noun two ship canals with locks, north and south of the St Marys River rapids and connecting Lakes Superior and Huron, part of the St Lawrence Seaway; one canal is in Canada (completed 1895) and the other in Michigan, US (built 1855,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sault Ste. Marie Canals — Sault Ste. (or Sainte) Marie Canals n. pl. geg three ship canals, one in Canada and two in the U.S., that connect Lakes Superior and Huron …   From formal English to slang

  • Sault Sainte Marie — City (pop., 2000: 16,542), eastern Upper Peninsula, Michigan, U.S. Located on the rapids of the St. Marys River between Lakes Superior and Huron, it is linked to its Canadian twin city, Sault Sainte Marie, Ont. (pop., 2001: 74,566), by road and… …   Universalium

  • Sault Sainte Marie — Ciudad (pob., 2000: 16.542 hab.) en el este de la península Superior, en el estado de Michigan en EE.UU. Se ubica junto a los rápidos del río Sainte Marie, entre los lagos Superior y Hurón, y se encuentra conectada a través de un puente de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Sault Ste Marie — /su seɪnt məˈri/ (say sooh saynt muh ree) noun 1. the rapids of the St Marys River, between north eastern Michigan, US, and Ontario, Canada; bypassed by the Sault Ste Marie Canals. 2. a port in central Canada, in Ontario, on the St Marys River. 3 …   Australian English dictionary

  • SaultSainte Marie Canals — Sault Sainte Marie Canals Popularly called Soo Canals (so͞o). Three ship canals bypassing the rapids on the St. Marys River between Lakes Superior and Huron. The Canadian canal, opened in 1895, follows the route of the canal built around the… …   Universalium

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