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[nip-i-gon] /ˈnɪp ɪˌgɒn/
Lake, a lake in SW Ontario, in S central Canada. About 1870 sq. mi. (4845 sq. km). Unabridged
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  • The Nipigon, near by, is said to be the finest of trout streams.

    A Summer's Outing Carter H. Harrison
  • It was their intention to pass outside the islands that almost block the entrance to Nipigon Bay.

    The Island of Yellow Sands E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill
  • Alempigon improperly written for Nipigon, a small lake north of lake Superior.

    The Indian in his Wigwam Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • Alempigon, improperly written for Nipigon, a small lake north of lake Superior.

    The American Indians Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • "I must tell the Indian boys on the Nipigon about this," he said to Sylvia as they returned to the veranda.

    A Hoosier Chronicle Meredith Nicholson
British Dictionary definitions for Nipigon


Lake Nipigon, a lake in central Canada, in NW Ontario, draining into Lake Superior via the Nipigon River. Area: 4843 sq km (1870 sq miles)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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