Ellesmere Island
geographical name island Canada in Nunavut W of NW Greenland — see Columbia (Cape)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ellesmere Island — Satellitenaufnahme Gewässer Arktischer Ozean Inselgruppe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ellesmere Island —   [ elzmɪə aɪlənd], Insel im Nordosten des Kanadisch Arktischen Archipels, 196 236 km2; erstreckt sich bis 83º 07 nördliche Breite (nördlichster Punkt Kanadas), bis 2 604 m über dem Meeresspiegel, große Teile vergletschert; einzelne… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Ellesmere Island — Infobox Islands name = Ellesmere Island image caption = image size = 350px locator map custom = no native name = native name link = nickname = location = Northern Canada coordinates = coord|80|N|79|W|region:CA type:isle… …   Wikipedia

  • Ellesmere Island — /elz mear/ an island in the Arctic Ocean, NW of Greenland: a part of Canada. 76,600 sq. mi. (198,400 sq. km). * * * Island, Nunavut, Canada The largest of the Queen Elizabeth Islands and lying off the northwestern coast of Greenland, it is… …   Universalium

  • Ellesmere Island — Sp Èlsmyro salà Ap Ellesmere Island L Karalienės Elžbietos ss., Kanada (Nunavutas) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Ellesmere Island — noun The northernmost island of Canada, in Nunavut …   Wiktionary

  • Ellesmere Island — Elles′mere Is′land [[t]ˈɛlz mɪər[/t]] n. geg an island in the Arctic Ocean, NW of Greenland: a part of Canada. 76,600 sq. mi. (198,400 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • Ellesmere Island — /ɛlzmɪə ˈaɪlənd/ (say elzmear uyluhnd) noun a large island in the Arctic Ocean, north west of Greenland; a part of the Canadian Northwest Territories. About 198 394 km2 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ellesmere Island — /elz mear/ an island in the Arctic Ocean, NW of Greenland: a part of Canada. 76,600 sq. mi. (198,400 sq. km) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ellesmere Island Volcanics — The Ellesmere Island Volcanics are a Late Cretaceous group of volcanoes and lavas in the Qikiqtaaluk Region of northern Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada. It is part of the Arctic Cordillera and is among the northernmost volcanism on Earth. Even… …   Wikipedia

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