Barren Grounds

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treeless plains of northern Canada located west of Hudson Bay and chiefly within Nunavut

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“Barren Grounds.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Barren%20Grounds. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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