Ellesmere Island

[elz-meer]

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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British Dictionary definitions for ellesmere island

Ellesmere Island

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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