Placentia Bay

Placentia Bay
geographical name inlet of the Atlantic E Canada in SE Newfoundland

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Placentia Bay — is a body of water on the southeast coast of Newfoundland, Canada. It is formed by Burin Peninsula on the west and Avalon Peninsula on the east. Fishing grounds in the bay were used by native people long before the first European fishermen… …   Wikipedia

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  • Placentia — /pleuh sen sheuh, shee euh/, n. 1. a town in S California. 35,041. 2. ancient name of Piacenza. * * * ▪ Newfoundland, Canada       town, southeastern Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. It lies along the Avalon Peninsula and the east …   Universalium

  • Placentia and St. Mary's — Infobox Canadian provincial riding name = Placentia St. Mary s province = Newfoundland and Labrador legislature = Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly member type = MHA party colour = Progressive Conservative member = Felix Collins member… …   Wikipedia

  • Placentia — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Plaisance. Placentia est également une petite ville du comté d Orange (Orange County) en Californie. 47°14′45″N 53°57′40″ …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bay de Verde, Newfoundland and Labrador — Infobox Settlement official name = Bay de Verde other name = native name = nickname = settlement type = Town motto = imagesize = image caption = Panoramic view overlooking harbor and community, March, 2007 flag size = image seal size = image… …   Wikipedia

  • Bay Bulls, Newfoundland and Labrador — Infobox Settlement official name = Bay Bulls other name = native name = nickname = settlement type = Town motto = imagesize = image caption = Bay Bulls in August, 2006 flag size = image seal size = image shield = shield size = city logo =… …   Wikipedia

  • St. Mary's Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador — St. Mary s Bay St. Mary s Bay is one of many bays in Newfoundland, where bay is taken as a regional subdivision, somewhat along the lines of county divisions (Newfoundland, a largely maritime society, lacks counties). It is the most southern and… …   Wikipedia

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