Lake Superior


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Related to Lake Superior: Lake Baikal, Isle Royale
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Noun1.Lake Superior - the largest freshwater lake in the worldLake Superior - the largest freshwater lake in the world; the deepest of the Great Lakes
Great Lakes - a group of five large, interconnected lakes in central North America
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Oberer See
Ülemjärv
Yläjärvi
Lago Superiore
References in classic literature ?
Here new expeditions were fitted out and took their departure for Lake Michigan and the Mississippi; Lake Superior and the Northwest; and here the peltries brought in return were embarked for Montreal.
Lawrence near Montreal, and by other rivers and portages, to Lake Nipising, Lake Huron, Lake Superior, and thence, by several chains of great and small lakes, to Lake Winnipeg, Lake Athabasca, and the Great Slave Lake.
To behold the Northwest Company in all its state and grandeur, however, it was necessary to witness an annual gathering at the great interior place of conference established at Fort William, near what is called the Grand Portage, on Lake Superior. Here two or three of the leading partners from Montreal proceeded once a year to meet the partners from the various trading posts of the wilderness, to discuss the affairs of the company during the preceding year, and to arrange plans for the future.
Fort William, the scene of this important annual meeting, was a considerable village on the banks of Lake Superior. Here, in an immense wooden building, was the great council hall, as also the banqueting chamber, decorated with Indian arms and accoutrements, and the trophies of the fur trade.
Army Corps of Engineers predicted Lake Superior and Lake Erie soon will reach unprecedented high points, as a heavy winter snowpack across the region's northern section melts and mingles with water gushing into the lakes from rivers swollen with spring rainfall.
Synopsis: After the end of her marriage, Kate Granger has retreated to her parents' home on Lake Superior to pull herself together--only to discover the body of a murdered woman washed into the shallows.
Travel Business Review-January 29, 2019-AAR expands partnership with Lake Superior College to enhance aviation maintenance program
The Township of Terrace Bay is receiving $1.1 million from Ottawa to develop its waterfront on Lake Superior into a regional tourist attraction.
As with fingerprints and snowflakes, no two Lake Superior agates are exactly alike.
As I toured Michigan's Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore on Lake Superior, I could hardly believe that this dramatic landscape was part of the same lake I've spent my life visiting on Minnesota's North Shore.
Business: A multimodal cargo hub for domestic and international trade Address: 13 Port Terminal Road, Duluth 55802 Founded: 2015 Leadership: Jonathan Lamb, president, Lake Superior Warehousing; Kate Ferguson, director of business development, Duluth Seaway Port Authority Employees: 55 Website: duluthcargo.com   The Atlantic Ocean isn't visible from Duluth's waterfront, but it's closer than it feels: a straight-enough shot down lakes Superior, Huron, Erie and Ontario, and on out through the St.

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