Vinland

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geographical name Vin·land \ˈvin-lənd\

Definition of Vinland

  1. a portion of the coast of North America visited and so called by Norse voyagers about a.d. 1000 Vinland is thought to be located along the Atlantic coast in what is now eastern or northeastern Canada.


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