Boothia Peninsula
geographical name peninsula N Canada W of Baffin Island; its N tip (at about 72°N, 94°W) is the northernmost point on North American mainland

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  • Boothia Peninsula — (formerly Boothia Felix) is a large peninsula in Nunavut s northern Canadian Arctic, south of Somerset Island. The northern part, Murchison Promontory, is the northernmost point of mainland Canada, and thus North America. Bellot Strait (Ikirahaq) …   Wikipedia

  • Boothia Peninsula — 〚after Sir Felix Booth (1775 1850), London distiller & promoter of Arctic expeditions〛 peninsula in Nunavut, Canada: its N tip is the northernmost point of the North American mainland * * * Peninsula, Nunavut, Canada. Almost an island, it is the… …   Universalium

  • Boothia Peninsula — [after Sir Felix Booth (1775 1850), London distiller & promoter of Arctic expeditions] peninsula in Nunavut, Canada: its N tip is the northernmost point of the North American mainland …   English World dictionary

  • Boothia Peninsula — Sp Bùtijos pùsiasalis Ap Boothia Peninsula L Kanadoje (Nunavutas) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Boothia Peninsula — …   Википедия

  • Boothia Peninsula — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Boothia, península de — Península, en Nunavut, Canadá. Casi una isla, es el punto continental más septentrional de América del Norte y alcanza los 71°58 N. Anteriormente fue el lugar donde se ubicaba el polo norte magnético. Con una superficie de 32.330 km2 (12.483 mi2) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Península Boothia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Localización de la península de Boothia, en el Territorio Autónomo de Nunavut, Canada …   Wikipedia Español

  • Boothia — Halbinsel Boothia und Melville Halbinseln, Nunavut, Kanada Gewässer 1 Bellotstraße, Golf von Boothia …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Boothia — [bo͞o′thē ə] Gulf of inlet of the Arctic Ocean between Boothia Peninsula & Baffin Island …   English World dictionary

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