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Maritime Provinces

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plural noun

the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.

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British Dictionary definitions for Maritime Provinces

Maritime Provinces

Maritimes


pl n

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

Maritime Provinces

The collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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