- a city in S Alberta, in SW Canada.
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Around 2005, Drew flew west to pursue a career in acting while Jonathan ran the business in Calgary.
When they were students at the University of Calgary they began reading real estate books.
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China has sent two giant pandas for a 10 year visit at two Canadian zoos, Toronto first, Calgary second.To Honor Canada Hosting Two Giant Pandas, Here's Ten Beautiful Photos of Pandas
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A telegram of just one word has come from Duncan, dated at Calgary.The Prairie Mother
On leaving Calgary we passed through some towns with astonishing names.Round the Wonderful World
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The country is very much like the foot-hills of the Rockies near Calgary in appearance.The Red Watch
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He scooted for Calgary as soon as his threshing-work was finished up.
The tension has been relieved by Dinky-Dunk going off to Calgary.
- a city in Canada, in S Alberta: centre of a large agricultural region; oilfields. Pop: 879 277 (2001)
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Calgary is home of the Calgary Stampede, an annual rodeo, and was the host city of the 1988 winter Olympic Games.
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