- Maritime Provinces
- /mærətaɪm ˈprɒvənsəz/ (say maruhtuym 'provuhnsuhz)
those Canadian provinces encompassing the south-eastern most corner of Canada: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. 134 584 km2 (combined area).
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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Maritime provinces — Maritime provinces, Maritimes Maritimesprop. n. The Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. Syn: Maritime Provinces. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Maritime Provinces — Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, & Prince Edward Island … English World dictionary
Maritime Provinces — noun the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island • Syn: ↑Maritimes, ↑Canadian Maritime Provinces • Instance Hypernyms: ↑geographical area, ↑geographic area, ↑geographical region,… … Useful english dictionary
Maritime Provinces — Maritimer, n. the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island. Also called Maritimes. * * * Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island. They are located on the Atlantic Coast and the… … Universalium
Maritime Provinces — or Maritimes geographical name the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, & Prince Edward Island sometimes thought to include also the province of Newfoundland & Labrador; see Atlantic Provinces … New Collegiate Dictionary
Maritime provinces — noun The region of Canada comprising the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. Syn: Maritimes … Wiktionary
Maritime Provinces — Mar′itime Prov′inces n. pl. geg the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island Also called Mar′i•times . Mar′i•tim er, n … From formal English to slang
Maritime Provinces — New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island … Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games
Maritime Provinces — B Movement for union of, 161, 186; Taché argues advantages of union with, 169 170; coal mines of, 170; shipping of, 170, 174; inclusion of, in Confederation, opposed by Dorion, 176; British government brings pressure upon, in interests of… … The makers of Canada
Vegetation of New England and the Maritime Provinces — This area is dominated by a forest ecoregion called the New England Acadian forests which is a temperate broadleaf and mixed forest. [ [http://www.cas.vanderbilt.edu/bioimages/ecoregions/50410.htm Bioimages on Vanderbilt.edu: New England/Acadian… … Wikipedia