Hudson Strait
geographical name strait 450 miles (724 kilometers) long NE Canada between S Baffin Island & N Quebec connecting Hudson Bay with the Atlantic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hudson Strait — links the Atlantic Ocean to Hudson Bay in Canada. It lies between Baffin Island and the northern coast of Quebec, its eastern entrance marked by Cape Chidley and Resolution Island. Discovered by explorer Henry Hudson in the year 1610 aboard the… …   Wikipedia

  • Hudson Strait — [after HUDSON1 Henry] strait in NE Canada, connecting Hudson Bay with the Atlantic: c. 430 mi (692 km) long; 37 120 mi (60 193 km) wide …   English World dictionary

  • Hudson Strait — a strait connecting Hudson Bay and the Atlantic. 450 mi. (725 km) long; 100 mi. (160 km) wide. * * * Arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Baffin Island and northern Quebec, northeastern Canada. Linking Hudson Bay and Foxe Basin with the Labrador Sea …   Universalium

  • Hudson Strait — Sp Hãdsono sąsiauris Ap Hudson Strait angliškai Ap Détroit d Hudson prancūziškai L tarp Labradoro p lio ir Bafino s., Kanada …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Hudson Strait — Hud′son Strait′ n. geg a strait connecting Hudson Bay and the Atlantic. 450 mi. (725 km) long; 100 mi. (160 km) wide …   From formal English to slang

  • Hudson Strait — /hʌdsən ˈstreɪt/ (say hudsuhn strayt) noun a strait connecting Hudson Bay and the Atlantic. About 724 km long; about 160 km wide …   Australian English dictionary

  • Hudson Strait — a strait connecting Hudson Bay and the Atlantic. 450 mi. (725 km) long; 100 mi. (160 km) wide …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hudson Strait —    but Hudson s Bay Company …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • Hudson — is a surname of English origin and may refer to:Persons named Hudson*Andrew Hudson, South African test cricketer *Sir Austin Hudson, 1st Baronet (1897–1956), British Conservative politician *Ben Hudson, Australian AFL player *Brett Hudson (b.… …   Wikipedia

  • Hudson Bay — (French: baie d Hudson ) is a large (1.23 million km²), relatively shallow body of water in northeastern Canada. It drains a very large area that includes parts of Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Alberta, most of Manitoba, parts of North Dakota,… …   Wikipedia

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