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The capital of Northwest Territories, Canada, on the north shore of Great Slave Lake. It was founded in 1935 after the discovery of gold and silver deposits in the area and became the provincial capital in 1967.
(Placename) a city in N Canada, capital of the Northwest Territories on Great Slave Lake. Pop: 19 234 (2011)
the capital of the Northwest Territories, in N central Canada, on Great Slave Lake. 11,753.