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The capital of Alberta, Canada, in the central part of the province north of Calgary. It was founded in 1795 as a fort and trading post of the Hudson's Bay Company and grew with the development of the petroleum industry in the mid-1900s.


(Placename) a city in W Canada, capital of Alberta: oil industry. Pop: 812 201 (2011)


(ˈɛd mən tən)

the capital of Alberta, in the central part, in SW Canada. 616,741.
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Noun1.Edmonton - the capital of the province of AlbertaEdmonton - the capital of the province of Alberta
Alberta - one of the three prairie provinces in western Canada; rich in oil and natural gas and minerals
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But the marriage was not happy and she soon left her new husband and went to live with her own mother at Edmonton.
He was apprenticed, in the fashion of the day, to a surgeon at Edmonton, for five years.
For some unexplained reason Keats broke his apprenticeship to the surgeon at Edmonton after four years.
That crack down in the back lane at Edmonton, Blathers,' said Mr.
It was in this atmosphere of economic competition that hockey developed in Edmonton and Strathcona.
Air Canada announced today that it will offer new non-stop, non-stop, year-round service from May 1, 2018, from Edmonton to San Francisco.
The attacker, suspected to be associated with the Islamic State, crashed his white Chevrolet Malibu SUV into a police Edmonton Police Service SUV outside a Canadian Football League game outside Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday evening.
RED DEER -- Longing to feel that familiar vibe of Filipino festivities, organizers in Edmonton held the first Filipino fiesta in the city in 50 years of Filipino immigration.
Tamisan Bencz-Knight, manager of strategic relationships and partnerships with the Edmonton Food Bank, anticipates her organization will feed 20,000 people in January.
Edmonton had gained the reputation, deservedly, as one of the best gardening spots in Canada.
Aboriginal youth from Edmonton were among those benefitting this summer from a decade-old program called Sport-in-a-Box.
1] Division of Urology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

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