Hudson's Bay Company


noun

a company chartered in England in 1670 to carry on fur trading with the Indians in North America.

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British Dictionary definitions for Hudson's Bay Company

Hudson's Bay Company

noun

an English company chartered in 1670 to trade in all parts of North America drained by rivers flowing into Hudson Bay
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