Labrador-Ungava Peninsula

noun
a peninsular region of eastern Canada between Hudson Bay and the Labrador Sea; contains most of Quebec and the mainland part of Newfoundland and Labrador
Syn: ↑Labrador Peninsula
Instance Hypernyms: ↑peninsula
Part Holonyms: ↑Canada
Part Meronyms: ↑Labrador

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Ungava Peninsula — The Ungava Peninsula of Nunavik, Québec, Canada, is bounded by Hudson Bay to the west, Hudson Strait to the north, and Ungava Bay to the east. The Ungava Peninsula is part of the Labrador Peninsula and covers about 252,000 km² (97,000 sq mi).It… …   Wikipedia

  • Ungava Peninsula — a peninsula in NW Ungava region, in N Quebec, in E Canada. * * * Northern part of New Quebec district, northern Quebec, Canada. It is bounded by the Hudson Strait, Ungava Bay, Labrador, the Eastmain River, and Hudson Bay. Physiographically, it is …   Universalium

  • peninsula — noun a large mass of land projecting into a body of water (Freq. 1) • Derivationally related forms: ↑peninsular • Hypernyms: ↑land, ↑dry land, ↑earth, ↑ground, ↑solid ground, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Labrador Peninsula — noun a peninsular region of eastern Canada between Hudson Bay and the Labrador Sea; contains most of Quebec and the mainland part of Newfoundland and Labrador • Syn: ↑Labrador Ungava Peninsula • Instance Hypernyms: ↑peninsula • Part Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ungava-Halbinsel — Die Ungava Halbinsel und die Hudsonbai (Satellitenfoto) Gewässer 1 Ungava Bay, Hudsonstraße …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ungava — may refer to: * Ungava Peninsula, in northern Quebec * Ungava (electoral district), Quebec s largest and most northern provincial riding * Ungava Bay, on the northern coast of Quebec, on Hudson Strait * District of Ungava, a former district of… …   Wikipedia

  • Ungava — /ung gay veuh, gah /, n. a region in NE Canada, comprising the larger part of the peninsula of Labrador: incorporated into Quebec province 1912. * * * ▪ peninsula, Quebec, Canada       peninsular section of northern Quebec province, Canada,… …   Universalium

  • Ungava — Die Ungava Halbinsel und die Hudsonbai (Satellitenfoto) Die Ungava Halbinsel (englisch: Ungava Peninsula, französisch Péninsule d Ungava) ist eine Halbinsel im Osten Kanadas. Als nördlicher Teil der Labrador Halbinsel ist sie heute Teil der zur… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Labrador — /lab reuh dawr /, n. 1. a peninsula in NE North America surrounded by Hudson Bay, the Atlantic, and the Gulf of St. Lawrence, containing the Canadian provinces of Newfoundland and Quebec. 510,000 sq. mi. (1,320,900 sq. km). 2. the portion of… …   Universalium

  • Ungava Bay — an inlet of the Hudson Strait in NE Quebec province, in E Canada, between Ungava Peninsula and N Labrador. * * * Inlet, southern Hudson Strait, northeastern Quebec, Canada. It is about 200 mi (320 km) long and 160 mi (260 km) wide at its mouth,… …   Universalium

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