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the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
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Also called Mar·i·times .
OTHER WORDS FROM Maritime ProvincesMar·i·tim·er, noun
Words nearby Maritime Provinces
Maritime Alps, maritime belt, Maritime Command, maritime law, maritime pine, Maritime Provinces, Maritimer, Maritsa, Mariupol, Marius, Marivaux
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How to use Maritime Provinces in a sentence
We then travelled through the island by railway and crossed to the Maritime Provinces of Canada.
In all three Maritime Provinces political and party controversy was little known for a generation after the Revolution.
Ontario fell away, but Quebec and the Maritime Provinces stood true.
On the outbreak of the Franco-German War in 1870 he was appointed military governor of the maritime provinces.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
She has been the educational center of the Maritime Provinces.Catastrophe and Social Change|Samuel Henry Prince
British Dictionary definitions for Maritime Provinces
the Maritime Provinces another name for the Atlantic Provinces of Canada, but often excluding Newfoundland and Labrador
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Cultural definitions for Maritime Provinces
The collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.
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