Meaning of Sault Ste. Marie

Sault Ste. Ma•rie

Pronunciation: (s' sānt" mu-rē'), [key]
  1. the rapids of the St. Marys River, between NE Michigan and Ontario, Canada.
  2. a city in S Ontario, in S Canada, near these rapids. 81,048.
  3. a city opposite it, in NE Michigan. 14,448.
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