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Fundy

[fuhn-dee]
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noun
  1. Bay of, an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, having swift tidal currents.
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Historical Examples

  • Then the red biled up in his face and over his bald head like a Fundy tide.

    The Depot Master

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Efter thet, the heads and offals 'u'd scare the fish to Fundy.

    "Captains Courageous"

    Rudyard Kipling

  • The Bay of Fundy was wonderful, with its strange dangerous tides.

    A Little Girl in Old Salem

    Amanda Minnie Douglas

  • He always had them there—no other country could match the tides of the Bay of Fundy.

    The Tribune of Nova Scotia

    W. L. (William Lawson) Grant

  • But the fishermen knew too well that the Fundy's arm was stronger.


British Dictionary definitions for fundy

Fundy

noun
  1. Bay of Fundy an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between S New Brunswick and W Nova Scotia: remarkable for its swift tides of up to 21 m (70 ft)
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