Maritime Provinces


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Maritime Provinces

The Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island, bordering on the Atlantic Ocean. They were politically distinct until joining the Canadian confederation in 1867.

Mar′i·tim′er n.

Maritime Provinces

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Maritimes

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(Placename) the Maritime Provinces another name for the Atlantic Provinces of Canada, but often excluding Newfoundland and Labrador

Mar′itime Prov′inces


n.pl.
the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
Also called Mar′i•times`.
Mar′i•tim`er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Maritime Provinces - the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward IslandMaritime Provinces - the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
Canada - a nation in northern North America; the French were the first Europeans to settle in mainland Canada; "the border between the United States and Canada is the longest unguarded border in the world"
Acadia - the French-speaking part of the Canadian Maritime Provinces
New Brunswick - a province in southeastern Canada
Nova Scotia - the Canadian province in the Maritimes consisting of the Nova Scotia peninsula and Cape Breton Island; French settlers who called the area Acadia were exiled to Louisiana by the British in the 1750s and their descendants are know as Cajuns
Prince Edward Island - an island in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence; the smallest province of Canada
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A wealthy manufacturer of New Brunswick had died and left part of his fortune to endow a large number of scholarships to be distributed among the various high schools and academies of the Maritime Provinces, according to their respective standings.
The weather system that stretched from Texas to the Canadian Maritime provinces had prompted several emergency declarations even before the storms arrived.
The system that stretched from Texas to the Canadian maritime provinces on Sunday had prompted emergency declarations a day earlier in Missouri, Indiana and Illinois, AP reported.
Nova Scotia is located in Atlantic Canada and is one of the Maritime provinces.
Feel brand new New/Nouveau Brunswick is, along with Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, one of Canada's three Maritime Provinces, and brimming with natural wonders, scenic drives and cultural heritage.
The resource is funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and is available on a pilot basis across Canada, except for the Maritime provinces, where a sufficient number of participants have already registered.
The company has been chosen to sell Greenpower's range of all-electric heavy duty buses in the Provinces of Ontario, Quebec and the Maritime Provinces in Canada.
For those readers who want to better familiarize themselves with the Maritime Provinces and its Loyalist heritage, this book will be a great addition to their armchair travels.
Synopsis: When she wrote "It's My Life: My Struggle with Mental Illness", Irma Desjardins-Kelly was a 69 year old woman, mother of 2 children, a faithful wife for the past 34 years and had lived all her life in Canada in the beautiful Maritime provinces on the Atlantic coast.
The Portuguese were expelled from the island in 1658 by King Rajasimha 11 with the assistance of the Dutch but the Dutch then took over the Maritime Provinces and ruled the territory until 1798.
As the second biggest city in the Maritime provinces, Saint John is home to over 70,000 people and is situated on the north shore of the famous 'Bay of Fundy'.
All four Maritime Provinces received (https://weather.

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