geographical name

Green·​land ˈgrēn-lənd How to pronounce Greenland (audio)
variants or Danish Grønland or native Kalaallit Nunaat
island belonging to Denmark in the North Atlantic off northeastern North America, largest island in the world (exclusive of Australia); lies mostly north of the Arctic Circle; capital Nuuk area 839,999 square miles (2,175,597 square kilometers), population 56,300
Greenlander noun
Greenlandic adjective

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“Greenland.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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