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- proper n. Massive waterfalls located on the Niagara River.
- proper n. A city in New York State near the Falls.
- proper n. A city in Ontario near the Falls.
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- n. waterfall in Canada is the Horseshoe Falls; in the United States it is the American Falls
- n. a city in western New York State at the falls of the Niagara river; tourist attraction and honeymoon resort
I rode into Niagara Falls in a "side-door Pullman," or, in common parlance, a boxcar.
Under the leadership of La Salle, the Franciscans Hennepin, de la Ribourde, and Membré penetrated to the Great Lakes and Niagara Falls in 1680 and the following years.
Mr. John Morley, who was a guest at the White House at election time in 1904, said: "The two things in America which seem to me most extraordinary are Niagara Falls and President Roosevelt."
The lowest of the Great Lakes, Irrakwa was the only one that could be visited by oceangoing vessels -- the Niagara Falls saw to that.