Yellowknife

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Yel·low·knife

 (yĕl′ō-nīf′)
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.

Yellowknife

(ˈjɛləʊˌnaɪf)
n
(Placename) a city in N Canada, capital of the Northwest Territories on Great Slave Lake. Pop: 19 234 (2011)

Yel•low•knife

(ˈyɛl oʊˌnaɪf)

n.
the capital of the Northwest Territories, in N central Canada, on Great Slave Lake. 11,753.
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Noun1.Yellowknife - a town in the Northwest Territories in northern Canada on the Great Slave LakeYellowknife - a town in the Northwest Territories in northern Canada on the Great Slave Lake
Northwest Territories - a large territory in northwestern Canada; part is now Nunavut
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CARL BIRD is director of corporate services for the City of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.
Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, are welcomed during a ceremony at the Somba K'e Civic Plaza in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories July 5, 2011.
ROBERT CHARPENTIER, manager of financial services for the City of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, is the GFOA provincial/state representative for the Northwest Territories/Yukon.
Wyn has completed an option to acquire a 100% interest in the Hearne Channel Property located 135 kilometers east-southeast of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada, near Great Slave Lake.
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The properties are located 135 kilometres east-southeast of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada, near Great Slave Lake.
The Company's offices are based in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Vancouver, British Columbia and Hong Kong.
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5 million acres of land within and peripheral to the southeastern Thelon Basin located approximately 500 kilometres east of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada.
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