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Lockport

[ lok-pawrt, -pohrt ]
/ ˈlɒkˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt /
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noun
a city in W New York, on the New York State Barge Canal.
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How to use Lockport in a sentence

  • Salter, a Lockport, New York native, was also a father, a bass player, a former substitute teacher, and an amateur scientist passionate about creating the world’s first car engine powered by water, according to the Buffalo News.

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