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[fuhn-dee] /ˈfʌn di/
Bay of, an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, having swift tidal currents. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Then the red biled up in his face and over his bald head like a Fundy tide.

    The Depot Master Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Efter thet, the heads and offals 'u'd scare the fish to Fundy.

    "Captains Courageous" Rudyard Kipling
  • The Bay of Fundy was wonderful, with its strange dangerous tides.

    A Little Girl in Old Salem

    Amanda Minnie Douglas
  • He always had them there—no other country could match the tides of the Bay of Fundy.

    The Tribune of Nova Scotia

    W. L. (William Lawson) Grant
  • She was heading up the Bay of Fundy, and did not pause or pay any heed to the other ship.

  • In the Bay of Fundy that night the elements met in their grandest extremes.

  • But the fishermen knew too well that the Fundy's arm was stronger.

  • The tides of the Bay of Fundy (the highest in the world) are ascribed to this cause.

    Letters on Astronomy Denison Olmsted
  • Do not ask that we tell about the day's fishing on the Bay of Fundy, for we must not do it.

    Days in the Open Lathan A. Crandall
  • He was a grown man, who said he had been swimming in the Bay of Fundy.

    Camping Alexandra G. Lockwine
British Dictionary definitions for Fundy


Bay of Fundy, an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between S New Brunswick and W Nova Scotia: remarkable for its swift tides of up to 21 m (70 ft)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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