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Ellesmere Island

[ elz-meer ]
/ ˈɛlz mɪər /
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noun
an island in the Arctic Ocean, NW of Greenland: a part of Canada. 76,600 sq. mi. (198,400 sq. km).
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Ellesmere Island
/ (ˈɛlzmɪə) /

noun
a Canadian island in the Arctic Ocean: part of Nunavut; mountainous, with many glaciers. Area: 212 688 sq km (82 119 sq miles)
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