Banks Island

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Banks Island

An island of northern Northwest Territories, Canada, in the Arctic Ocean west of Victoria Island. It is the westernmost island of the Arctic Archipelago.

Banks Island

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1. (Placename) an island of N Canada, in the Northwest Territories: the westernmost island of the Arctic Archipelago. Area: about 67 340 sq km (26 000 sq miles)
2. (Placename) an island of W Canada, off British Columbia. Length: about 72 km (45 miles)

Banks′ Is′land


n.
an island in the W Northwest Territories, in NW Canada. 24,600 sq. mi. (63,700 sq. km).
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