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  1. an island in N Lake Huron belonging to Canada. 80 miles (130 km) long.
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Also called Manitoulin Island.
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Examples from the Web for manitoulin

Historical Examples

  • The Great Manitoulin Island, the largest of this chain, is seventy-five miles in length.

    The Conquest of Canada (Vol. 1 of 2)

    George Warburton

  • After unloading, they made their way down before the breeze towards the jagged rocks of Manitoulin.

    Strange Stories

    Grant Allen

  • One of them destroyed Manitoulin, my Island of the Blest with a few contemptuous criticisms.