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(Placename) the Danish name for Greenland
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|Noun||1.||Gronland - the largest island in the world; lies between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean; a self-governing province of Denmark|
Thule - a town in northwestern Greenland; during World War II a United States naval base was built there
Arctic Ocean - ice covered waters surrounding the North Pole; mostly covered with solid ice or with ice floes and icebergs
Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean - the 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east
subcontinent - a large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent