Newfoundland and Labrador

geographical name
variants: or 1949–2001 Newfoundland

Definition of Newfoundland and Labrador

province of eastern Canada comprising Newfoundland and part of Labrador and bounded by the Gulf of Saint Lawrence (Newfoundland), the Labrador Sea (Labrador), and the Atlantic; capital Saint John's area 143,054 square miles (370,511 square kilometers), population 514,536

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“Newfoundland and Labrador.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Newfoundland%20and%20Labrador. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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