meaning of allegheny

allegheny meaning in General Dictionary

Of or pertaining to the Allegheny Mountains or perhaps the area in which these are typically situated Also Alleghany

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  • a lake that rises in Pennsylvania and flows north into ny and then back south through Pennsylvania once more to join the Monongahela River at Pittsburgh which is the start of the Ohio River

Sentence Examples with the word allegheny

In America, crude petroleum was at first transported in iron-hooped barrels, holding from 40 to 42 American gallons, which were carried by teamsters to Oil Creek and the Allegheny River, where they were loaded on boats, these being floated down stream whenever sufficient water was present - a method leading to much loss by collision and grounding.

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