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Pontiac1

Syllabification: Pon·ti·ac
Pronunciation: /ˈpän(t)ēˌak/

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An industrial city in southeastern Michigan, northwest of Detroit; population 66,095 (est. 2008).

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Pontiac2

Syllabification: Pon·ti·ac
Pronunciation: /ˈpän(t)ēˌak/

Entry from US English dictionary

( C.1720–69), Ottawa Indian chief. He is credited with organizing and leading a rebellion against the British, during which he led a year-long siege of Fort Detroit 1763–64. He agreed to terms of peace in 1766.

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