forty-ninth parallel

noun

Canadian an informal name for the Canadian border with the USA, which is in part delineated by the parallel line of latitude at 49°N

Nearby words

  1. forty-fourth,
  2. forty-nine,
  3. forty-niner,
  4. forty-niners,
  5. forty-ninth,
  6. forty-one,
  7. forty-second,
  8. forty-seven,
  9. forty-seventh,
  10. forty-six

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