Melville Peninsula
geographical name peninsula Canada in Nunavut between Foxe Basin & an arm of Gulf of Boothia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Melville Peninsula — [after Viscount Melville: see MELVILLE3] peninsula in NE Canada, opposite Baffin Island: c. 250 mi (402 km) long …   English World dictionary

  • Melville Peninsula — Boothia and Melville peninsulas, Nunavut, Canada. Melville Peninsula is a large peninsula in the Canadian Arctic. Since 1999, it has been part of Nunavut. Before that, it was part of the District of Franklin. It s separated from Southampton… …   Wikipedia

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

  • Melville Peninsula — a peninsula in N Canada, SE of the Gulf of Boothia. 250 mi. (405 km) long. * * * …   Universalium

  • Melville Peninsula — Mel′ville Penin′sula n. geg a peninsula in N Canada, SE of the Gulf of Boothia. 250 mi. (405 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Melville Peninsula — /mɛlvəl pəˈnɪnʃələ/ (say melvuhl puh ninshuhluh) noun a peninsula in northern Canada, south east of the Gulf of Boothia. About 402 km long …   Australian English dictionary

  • Melville Peninsula — a peninsula in N Canada, SE of the Gulf of Boothia. 250 mi. (405 km) long …   Useful english dictionary

  • Península de Melville — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Peninsulas de Boothia y Melville, Nunavut, Canada. La Península de Melville es una gran península situada en el Ártico de Canadá. Desde 1999, administrativamente pertenece al territorio autónomo de …   Wikipedia Español

  • Melville — may refer to: Contents 1 Places 1.1 In Australia 1.2 In Canada 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Melville Island (Northwest Territories and Nunavut) — Melville Island Closeup of Melville Island Geography Lo …   Wikipedia

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