La Salle

Pronunciation: (lu sal'; for 1, 2 also Fr. la sal'), [key]
1. (Re•né) Ro•bert Ca•ve•lier Pronunciation: (ru-nā' rô-ber' ka-vu-lyā'), [key] Sieur de, 1643–87, French explorer of North America.
2. a city in S Quebec, in E Canada: suburb of Montreal. 76,299.
3. a city in N Illinois. 10,347.

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