Prince Edward Island

geographical name Prince Ed·ward Island \ ˈed-wərd \

Definition of Prince Edward Island

island of southeastern Canada in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence off eastern New Brunswick and northern Nova Scotia; a province (Canada's smallest); capital Charlottetown area 2195 square miles (5686 square kilometers), population 140,204

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