Queen Elizabeth Islands
geographical name islands N Canada in N Northwest Territories & N Nunavut; include Parry, Sverdrup, Devon, & Ellesmere islands

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  • Queen Elizabeth Islands — Queen E|liz|a|beth Is|lands the Queen Elizabeth Islands a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean that are part of Canada …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Queen Elizabeth Islands —   [kwiːn ɪ lɪzəbəθ aɪləndz], die nördlichste Inselgruppe des Kanadisch Arktischen Archipels, nördlich von Viscount Melville Sund und Lancastersund, etwa 425 000 km2, davon ein Fünftel vergletschert; umfasst die Parry Islands (im Süden), die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Queen Elizabeth Islands — The Queen Elizabeth Islands (approx. coord|78|0|N|95|0|W ; French: Îles de la Reine Élisabeth ; formerly Parry Islands or Parry Archipelago) are the northernmost cluster of islands in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, split between Nunavut and… …   Wikipedia

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  • Queen Elizabeth Islands — Sp Karalienės Elžbiẽtos sãlos Ap Queen Elizabeth Islands L Arkties ss. š. dalis, Kanada (Nunavutas, ŠV teritorijos) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Queen Elizabeth Islands — a group of islands, including Ellesmere Island, in the Arctic Ocean, in the N Northwest Territories, N Canada. * * * Island group, northern Canada. Part of the Canadian Arctic archipelago, it comprises all the islands north of latitude 74°30′ N,… …   Universalium

  • Queen Elizabeth Islands — Queen′ Eliz′abeth Is′lands n. pl. geg a group of islands, including Ellesmere Island, in the Arctic Ocean, in the N Northwest Territories, N Canada …   From formal English to slang

  • Queen Elizabeth Islands — /əˈlɪzəbəθ/ (say uh lizuhbuhth) plural noun a group of islands off the northern coast of Canada; part of the Northwest Territories. 390 000 km2 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Queen Elizabeth Islands — a group of islands, including Ellesmere Island, in the Arctic Ocean, in the N Northwest Territories, N Canada …   Useful english dictionary

  • Queen Elizabeth II Wildlands Provincial Park — IUCN Category II (National Park) Location Ontario, Canada Nearest city …   Wikipedia

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