Greenland

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geographical name Green·land \ ˈgrēn-lənd , -ˌland \
variants: or Danish Grønland play \ˈgrœn-ˌlän\ or native Kalaallit Nunaat play \kä-ˈlät-ˌlēt-nü-ˈnät, -ˈlä-\

Definition of Greenland

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

play \-lən-dər, -ˌlan-\ noun

Greenlandic

play \ˌgrēn-ˈlan-dik\ adjective


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