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Champlain

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biographical name Cham·plain \ˌsham-ˈplān, shäⁿ-ˈplaⁿ\

Definition of Champlain

  1. Samuel de ca 1567–1635 Fr. navigator, explorer, & founder of Quebec




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of, relating to, or near a shore

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