from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital and largest city of Manitoba, Canada, in the southeast part of the province at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine rivers. Founded as a fur-trading post, it developed rapidly after the coming of the railroad in 1881. It is a commercial center and one of the world's largest wheat markets. Population: 633,000.
- LakeWinnipeg A lake of south-central Manitoba, Canada. A remnant of the glacial Lake Agassiz, it is now a popular resort area surrounded by valuable timberlands.
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- proper n. A city in Canada, the provincial capital of Manitoba.
- proper n. Lake Winnipeg, a large lake in Manitoba.
- proper n. Winnipeg River, a river that flows 813 km from Lake of the Woods, Ontario, into Lake Winnipeg.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a lake in southern Canada in Manitoba
- n. the capital and largest city of Manitoba; located in southern Manitoba; known for severe winters
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