Saint Lawrence


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Saint Lawrence

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1. (Placename) a river in SE Canada, flowing northeast from Lake Ontario, forming part of the border between Canada and the US, to the Gulf of St Lawrence: commercially one of the most important rivers in the world as the easternmost link of the St Lawrence Seaway. Length: 1207 km (750 miles). Width at mouth: 145 km (90 miles)
2. (Placename) Gulf of Saint Lawrence a deep arm of the Atlantic off the E coast of Canada between Newfoundland and the mainland coasts of Quebec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
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Noun1.Saint Lawrence - Roman martyrSaint Lawrence - Roman martyr; supposedly Lawrence was ordered by the police to give up the church's treasure and when he responded by presenting the poor people of Rome he was roasted to death on a gridiron (died in 258)
Christian religion, Christianity - a monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing the role of Jesus as savior
2.Saint Lawrence - a North American riverSaint Lawrence - a North American river; flows into the Gulf of Saint Lawrence and the North Atlantic
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"
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
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Spain thinks it convenient to shut the Mississippi against us on the one side, and Britain excludes us from the Saint Lawrence on the other; nor will either of them permit the other waters which are between them and us to become the means of mutual intercourse and traffic.
The Admiral walked slowly down it until "The Saint Lawrence Shipping Company" caught his eye.
* Gulf of Saint Lawrence, Quebec 6 For those who want a refreshing boat cruise, sailing from the Gaspe Peninsula out into the Atlantic will put you alongside whales like the beluga, humpback and you guess it, the blue whale.
After sailing between Singapore and Phuket this fall, La Belle des Oceans will travel on a series of global cruises before reaching its summer home on the Saint Lawrence River in Canada, beginning in June 2020.
Whitecaps on breaking waves caught my eye as I took in the cool air from the top deck of a ferry crossing Canada's Saint Lawrence River.
It will then recommence through the town to Saint Lawrence's Church for a service at 2pm.
Below us are glittering lakes and thick pine forests where moose and black bears roam; on the horizon, the rugged shoreline of the Saint Lawrence River looms into view.
Saint Gregory Cathedral in Legazpi City, Saint Lawrence in Tiwi, Saints Joachim and Anne in Malinao, Saint Joseph the Baptist in Tabaco City, Saint Dominic in Santo Domingo, Saint Padre Pio Shrine, Our Lady of Guadalupe, and Nuestra Senora De La Porteria (after a visit to the Cagsawa Ruins).
Saint Lawrence of Brindisi (1559-1619) was a major religious and political figure of the Reformation period, says Drenas, but is barely known today, at least partly because the Capuchin Order he belonged to has itself been little studied except internally.
In Albay, they will pray at Saint Gregory the Great Cathedral in Legazpi City, Saint Lawrence the Martyr Parish in Tiwi, Saints Joachim and Anne Parish in Malinao, Saint Joseph the Baptist in Tabaco City, Saint Dominic in Santo Domingo, Saint Padre Pio Shrine, Our Lady of Guadalupe, and Nuestra Senora De La Porteria after a visit to the Cagsawa Ruins.

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