from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A district and administrative region of eastern Nunavut, Canada, including the eastern section of the mainland and various islands in Hudson Bay.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name proposed in 1886 by A. C. Lawson for a series of pre-Cambrian schists near the Lake of the Woods, Ontario.


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