- a town in and the capital of the Yukon Territory, in NW Canada.
- a river flowing NW and then SW from NW Canada through Alaska to the Bering Sea. About 2000 miles (3220 km) long.
- a territory in NW Canada. 207,076 sq. mi. (536,325 sq. km). Capital: Whitehorse.
- a town in central Oklahoma.
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For there, about two hundred yards away, were the dreaded Whitehorse Rapids.
Whitehorse Street, built about 1738, is so called from a public-house.Mayfair, Belgravia, and Bayswater
Geraldine Edith Mitton
The eagle over at Whitehorse ranch had fought the cat most terrible.The Jimmyjohn Boss and Other Stories
We left our outfit here and began the journey down to Dawson, we had to shoot the far famed Whitehorse rapids.Black Beaver
James Campbell Lewis
On the flats around the Whitehorse Rapids was a great largess of wild flowers.
- a town in NW Canada: capital of the Yukon Territory. Pop: 16 843 (2001)
- the Yukon a territory of NW Canada, on the Beaufort Sea, between the Northwest Territories and Alaska: arctic and mountainous, reaching 5959 m (19 550 ft) at Mount Logan, Canada's highest peak; mineral resources. Capital: Whitehorse. Pop: 31 209 (2004 est). Area: 536 327 sq km (207 076 sq miles)Abbreviation: YT
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