Definition for halifax (2 of 2)
Related formsNova Scotian, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for halifax
McCain told The Daily Beast in an interview this past weekend at the Halifax International Security Forum in Canada.U.S. Hasn’t Even Started Training Rebel Army to Fight ISIS|Tim Mak|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia—It's amazing what some fresh Nova Scotia air can do.
In August, authorities in Canada learned that 16 vials of Midazolam had been stolen from a Halifax hospital.Alleged U.Va. Abductor Accused of Rape at Christian College|Michael Daly|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As for Halifax, he was not known as “the Holy Fox” for nothing, and knew perfectly well what he was doing.Madeleine Albright’s ‘Prague Winter’ Blends History and Family Saga|Michael Korda|April 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Halifax has also the credit of bestowing office upon Newton and patronising Congreve.English Literature and Society in the Eighteenth Century|Leslie Stephen
Hearing of which, Colonel Cornwallis and incipient Halifax are much at a loss.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XVI. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
Two letters all for yourself from the little new garrison, while not another lady in Halifax has received one.In the Van; or, The Builders|John Price-Brown
At Halifax he was resolved to make a stand, rather than suffer the enemy to take possession of it without a struggle.
The vessel reached Halifax after a passage of twelve and a half days.The History of the Post Office in British North America|William Smith
British Dictionary definitions for halifax (1 of 3)
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Culture definitions for halifax
Province in eastern Canada, including a peninsula to the east of New Brunswick and Cape Breton Island, as well as several smaller adjacent islands. With New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia makes up the Maritime Provinces. Halifax is its capital and largest city.