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Words nearby Canada
Definition for Canada (2 of 2)
noun Chiefly Western U.S.
Origin of cañada
Example sentences from the Web for Canada
By the end of 2020, Canada bought up 338 million doses, enough to inoculate their population four times over.Global inequity in COVID-19 vaccination is more than a moral problem|Jonathan Lambert|February 26, 2021|Science News
Her last competition of any sort was a junior event in Canada in March 2020, so this marks the longest stretch she has gone without competing since she was 4.For competition-starved U.S. gymnasts, Winter Cup will measure Olympic readiness|Liz Clarke|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
Crickets, which are high in protein and other vital nutrients, were already being farmed successfully in Canada for both human and animal consumption.They're Healthy. They're Sustainable. So Why Don't Humans Eat More Bugs?|Aryn Baker|February 26, 2021|Time
“When I watch that last bit of the interview, in light of what we now know, I would love to take those words back,” Silver told Canada’s Sportsnet, in comments published Thursday.Adam Silver says he regrets comments about Finals incident involving Raptors’ Masai Ujiri|Des Bieler|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
To this day I make sure there are a couple of icy cold cans of Diet Coke in the fridge — even if I’m coming home from Canada in December.Homecomings used to feel special. But that was before we spent all our time at home.|Liz Langley|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
Yes, we do typically do better than Europe (and Canada, too, which is frequently awful on this score).
The same picture emerges from middle class men in the U.S., Canada, and the Nordic countries.
In fact, Mexico buys and sells more US goods than any other country on the planet except for Canada.Why Mexicans Are Enraged by Obama’s Big Tuesday Meeting|Ruben Navarrette Jr.|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
That gays (and other liberals) should choose Canadian oil because Canada “has no laws prohibiting LGBT lifestyle.”How Canadian Oilmen Pinkwash the Keystone Pipeline|Jay Michaelson|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As southern California turns to desert western Canada could follow Oregon and Washington states as a contender in top class wines.
Our talk ranged from the Panhandle to the Canada line, while our horses jogged steadily southward.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
The conclusion is reached that, despite these drawbacks, the Jesuit mission in Canada has made a hopeful beginning.
From Canada on the north, to Texas on the south, the hot winds had laid the land seemingly bare.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
This particular kind, I am told, is at the present time only to be found in Canada and some parts of the States.Asbestos|Robert H. Jones
Metal buttons or pistons located on the toe piece of the pedal-board were introduced by the ingenious Casavant of Canada.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
British Dictionary definitions for Canada
Cultural definitions for Canada
Nation in northern North America, bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the east, the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Pacific Ocean and Alaska to the west, and the United States to the south. Its capital is Ottawa, and its largest city is Toronto. In area, Canada is the second largest nation in the world, behind Russia.