a peninsula in N Canada: the northernmost part of the mainland of North America; former location of the north magnetic pole.
Gulf of, a gulf between this peninsula and Baffin Island.
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How to use Boothia in a sentence
Are we going to the launching base at Boothia, where the manned rockets go up?The Secret of the Ninth Planet | Donald Allen Wollheim
The adventures of the crew in their retreat from Boothia Land by boat and sledge are recorded in this sketch.True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World | Adolphus W. Greely
The Isthmus of Boothia is crossed by the two chains of lakes discovered by Ross.The Central Eskimo | Franz Boas
This was at eight o'clock on the morning of the 1st of June, 1831, on the west coast of Boothia.The Ocean World: | Louis Figuier
All the probabilities were, therefore, in favour of the Russian squadron getting to Boothia Land first.The World Masters | George Griffith