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  1. a lake in E Canada, in Quebec province. 840 sq. mi. (2176 sq. km).
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Examples from the Web for mistassini

Historical Examples

  • Have those two Mistassini strangers who went north in June, got back yet?

    The Whelps of the Wolf

    George Marsh

  • They will speak of me now, from Fort George to Mistassini, as the man who killed his partners.

  • In the interior at Mistassini, 50 30′ N, a crop of potatoes is raised annually, but they rarely mature.

  • Now, these half-breeds you describe dropped in here in June behind the Mistassini brigade, and traded their fur.

British Dictionary definitions for mistassini


  1. Lake Mistassini a lake in E Canada, in N Quebec: the largest lake in the province; drains through the Rupert River into James Bay. Area: 2175 sq km (840 sq miles). Length: about 160 km (100 miles)
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