Laurentian Plateau
geographical name — see Canadian Shield

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Laurentian Plateau — CANADIAN SHIELD * * * …   Universalium

  • Laurentian Plateau — CANADIAN SHIELD …   English World dictionary

  • Laurentian Plateau — Sp Laureñtijos plokščiãkalnis Ap Laurentian Plateau angliškai Ap Plateau Laurentien prancūziškai L R Kanadoje …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Laurentian Plateau — noun a large plateau that occupies more than 40% of the land area of Canada; it extends from the Great Lakes northward to the Arctic Ocean • Syn: ↑Laurentian Highlands, ↑Canadian Shield • Instance Hypernyms: ↑tableland, ↑plateau • Part Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Laurentian — (French: Laurentides or Laurentien ) may refer to: *Anything related to Saint Lawrence or the Saint Lawrence River *Laurentia, the craton at the heart of the North American continent **The exposed parts are also known as the Canadian Shield, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Laurentian Shield — Laurentian Plateau or Laurentian Shield, = Canadian Shield. (Cf. ↑Canadian Shield) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Laurentian Highlands — noun a large plateau that occupies more than 40% of the land area of Canada; it extends from the Great Lakes northward to the Arctic Ocean • Syn: ↑Laurentian Plateau, ↑Canadian Shield • Instance Hypernyms: ↑tableland, ↑plateau • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Plateau Laurentien — Sp Laureñtijos plokščiãkalnis Ap Laurentian Plateau angliškai Ap Plateau Laurentien prancūziškai L R Kanadoje …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Laurentian Shield — /lɒˌrɛnʃən ˈʃild/ (say lo.renshuhn sheeld) noun → Canadian Shield. Also, Laurentian Plateau …   Australian English dictionary

  • Laurentian Upland — The Laurentian Upland (or Laurentian Highlands) is a physiographic province which, when referred to as the Laurentian Region, is recognized by Natural Resources Canada as one of five provinces of the larger Canadian Shield physiographic division …   Wikipedia

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