Green-bay meaning

A city of eastern Wisconsin at the mouth of the Fox River on Green Bay, an arm of Lake Michigan. Founded as a trading post in 1634, the city grew in the mid-1800s as a port and industrial center.
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Arm of Lake Michigan, extending into NE Wis.: c. 100 mi (161 km) long.
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City & port in Wis., on this bay.
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Origin of green-bay

  • transl. of Fr Baie Verte
    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition