Upper Canada


noun

a former British province in Canada 1791–1840: now the S part of Ontario province.

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British Dictionary definitions for Upper Canada

Upper Canada

noun

history (1791–1841) the official name of the region of Canada lying southwest of the Ottawa River and north of the lower Great LakesCompare Lower Canada
(esp in E Canada) another name for Ontario
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