Keewatin

[ kee-weyt-n ]
/ kiˈweɪt n /

noun

a district in the Northwest Territories, in N Canada. 228,160 sq. mi. (590,935 sq. km).
Geology. a division of the Archeozoic rocks found in the Canadian Shield.

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Keewatin
/ (kiːˈweɪtɪn) /

noun

a former administrative district of the Northwest Territories of Canada stretching from the district of Mackenzie to Hudson Bay; became part of Nunavut in 1999: mostly tundra
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