Mistassini


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Mis·tas·si·ni

 (mĭs′tə-sē′nē), Lake
A lake of south-central Quebec, Canada, draining westward into James Bay by way of the Rupert River.

Mistassini

(ˌmɪstəˈsiːnɪ)
n
(Placename) Lake Mistassini a lake in E Canada, in N Quebec: the largest lake in the province; drains through the Rupert River into James Bay. Area: 2175 sq km (840 sq miles). Length: about 160 km (100 miles)

Mis•tas•si•ni

(ˌmɪs təˈsi ni)

n.
a lake in E Canada, in Quebec province. 840 sq. mi. (2176 sq. km).
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Its mission is to manage the facilities of the Dolbeau-Mistassini marina, a municipal infrastructure on the Mistassini River, which flows into Lac Saint-Jean.
1947, <<Naskapi Law (Lake St-John and Lake Mistassini Bands): Law and Order in a Hunting Society>>, Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series, 37, 4: 379-492.
Perhaps the best known examples come from hunting rituals among many traditional peoples, including, in Canada, the Mistassini Cree of the James Bay region where the animals are the orchestrators of the hunt, and require obedience to strict rules about how an animal is to be hunted and killed.
Bringing Home Animals: Religious Ideology and Mode of Production of the Mistassini Cree Hunters.
Mistassini Area 31[degrees] -6[degrees] 60[degrees] North Bay Area 38[degrees] 10[degrees] 67[degrees] London, Ontario Area 47[degrees] 22[degrees] 70[degrees] Former glaciated areas in Ohio Cleveland, Ohio Area 51[degrees] 28[degrees] 73[degrees] Columbus, Ohio Area 53[degrees] 30[degrees] 75[degrees] Hamilton, Ohio Area 54[degrees] 32[degrees] 76[degrees] Mean annual precipatation All kinds Snowfall Former ice source areas in Canada Knob Lake Area 32 in.
The decision came on the heels of an agreement with Hydro-Qubec to sell the utility electricity from the paper company's co-generation plant at nearby Mistassini.
Tanner, Adrian, 1979, Bringing Home Animals: Religious Ideology and Mode of Production of the Mistassini Cree Hunters, St.
Each territory (of vast extent--an average of 1302 square miles in the northern reaches of the Mistassini nation's territories, an average of 300 to 550 square miles further south (60)) is under the stewardship of a group leader who manages the harvesting of game.
Strateco Resources Inc (TSX: RSC) (FRANKFURT: RF9)(OTCBB: SRSIF), a Canada-based exploration company, has announced preliminary results of a drill programme completed on the Mistassini uranium property in Quebec, Canada.
groups such as the Mistassini, inland from eastern James Bay, were at
Entre los Mistassini Cree del noreste de Canada por ejemplo, la nocion de persona no es una forma manifiesta de humanidad, sino por el contrario, el humano es una de muchas formas de persona.