Banks Island


noun

an island in the W Northwest Territories, in NW Canada. 24,600 sq. mi. (63,700 sq. km).

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British Dictionary definitions for banks island

Banks Island

noun

an island of N Canada, in the Northwest Territories: the westernmost island of the Arctic Archipelago. Area: about 67 340 sq km (26 000 sq miles)
an island of W Canada, off British Columbia. Length: about 72 km (45 miles)
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