I. noun Date: 1568 a native or inhabitant of Canada • Canadian adjective II. geographical name or, above its junction with the North Canadian, South Canadian river 906 miles (1458 kilometers) S central United States flowing E from NE New Mexico to Arkansas River in E Oklahoma

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