Gaspesian
adjective see Gaspé Peninsula

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Gaspesian Provincial Park — ▪ park, Quebec, Canada French  Parc Provincial De La Gaspésie,         park in eastern Quebec province, Canada. The park occupies 500 square miles (1,295 square km) on the Gaspé Peninsula, near the mouth of the St. Lawrence River. It was… …   Universalium

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  • Gaspé Peninsula — /ga spay /; Fr. /ganns pay / a peninsula in SE Canada, in Quebec province, between New Brunswick and the St. Lawrence River. * * * Peninsula, southeastern Quebec, Canada. It extends east–northeast for 150 mi (240 km) from the Matapédia River into …   Universalium

  • Mi'kmaq — 1. noun /ˈmɪkmæk, ˈmɪɡmə, ˈmiːmɒ/ a) An Aboriginal people residing in the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, and Quebec, and in the U.S. cities of …   Wiktionary

  • Gaspé Peninsula — geographical name peninsula Canada in SE Quebec between mouth of St. Lawrence River & Chaleur Bay • Gaspesian adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Matapédia Valley — Valley of the Notre Dame Mountains, Gaspé Peninsula, eastern Quebec province, Canada. Extending for some 60 mi (100 km), it forms a direct lowland route through the mountains from the St. Lawrence River to the Atlantic coast. It serves as an… …   Universalium

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