Assiniboine

[ uh-sin-uh-boin ]
/ əˈsɪn əˌbɔɪn /

noun

a river in southern Canada, flowing south and east from southeastern Saskatchewan into the Red River in southern Manitoba. 450 miles (725 km) long.
Mount Assiniboine, a mountain in eastern British Columbia, Canada, in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, on the Alberta border and the Continental Divide. 11,870 feet (3,618 meters).

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British Dictionary definitions for Assiniboine (1 of 2)

Assiniboine1
/ (əˈsɪnɪˌbɔɪn) /

noun

a river in W Canada, rising in E Saskatchewan and flowing southeast and east to the Red River at Winnipeg. Length: over 860 km (500 miles)

British Dictionary definitions for Assiniboine (2 of 2)

Assiniboine2
/ (əˈsɪnəˌbɔɪn) /

noun

plural -boine or -boines a member of a North American Indian people living in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Montana; one of the Sioux peoples
the language of this people, belonging to the Siouan family
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