West Allis

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West Allis,

city (1990 pop. 63,221), Milwaukee co., SE Wis., a residential and industrial suburb of MilwaukeeMilwaukee
, city (1990 pop. 628,088), seat of Milwaukee co., SE Wis., at the point where the Milwaukee, Menominee, and Kinnickinnic rivers enter Lake Michigan; inc. 1846.
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; inc. 1902. It is a banking center, and there is food processing and the manufacture of motor vehicles, tools, and machines. The Wisconsin state fair and international speed skating and auto races are held there.
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West Allis


a city in the northern USA, in the state of Wisconsin; an industrial suburb situated to the west of Milwaukee. Population, 69,000 (1975). Agricultural and highway equipment, tractors, and industrial equipment are manufactured. The city also has enterprises of the metalworking industry.

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