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Maritime Provinces

plural noun
the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
Also called Maritimes.
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a native or inhabitant of the Maritime Provinces of Canada

Maritime Provinces

plural noun
the Maritime Provinces, another name for the Atlantic Provinces of Canada, but often excluding Newfoundland and Labrador
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Maritime Provinces definition

The collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.

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