Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Canada.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to Canada, a British possession in America north of the United States.
  • n. A native or an inhabitant of Canada.
  • In American geology, noting a period which includes the epochs of the calciferous sandrock.(Beekmantown limestone) and the Chazy limestone, and constitutes the earliest time-division of the Silurian: it also notes the rock-formations of this period.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a native or inhabitant of Canada
  • adj. of or relating to Canada or its people
  • n. a river rising in northeastern New Mexico and flowing eastward across the Texas panhandle to become a tributary of the Arkansas River in Oklahoma

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  • Canucks?

    January 29, 2008

  • Oh my. What are we calling the actual Canadians?

    January 29, 2008

  • So nigger is too derogatory even for racists to use?

    There's something odd here.

    January 29, 2008

  • National Post: '"Canadian" has apparently become a code word for blacks among American racists... An online directory of racial slurs defines Canadian as a "masked replacement" for black.. Canadian was the new derogatory term that racist Southerners were using to describe persons they would have previously referred to (with the N-word.)'

    January 27, 2008