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Yukon

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geographical name Yu·kon \ˈyü-ˌkän\

Simple Definition of Yukon

  • the Yukon River : river in the Yukon Territory and Alaska

  • the Yukon Territory : territory of Canada

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Yukon

  1. 1 river 1979 miles (3185 kilometers) Yukon (territory) & Alaska flowing NW & SW into Bering Sea — see lewes

  2. 2 or formerly Yukon Territory territory NW Canada between Alaska & British Columbia bordering on Arctic Ocean ∗ Whitehorse area 205,345 square miles (531,843 square kilometers), pop 33,897

Yukoner

play \-ˌkä-nər\ noun

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