Belle Isle,Strait of
Belle Isle, Strait of
A channel between southeast Labrador and northwest Newfoundland, Canada. It is the northern entrance to the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Belle IsleStrait of — 〚after the small island, Belle Isle (Fr, beautiful island), at its Atlantic entrance, the first land seen by incoming ships〛 strait between Labrador & Newfoundland: 10 15 mi (16 24 km) wide * * * …   Universalium

  • Belle IsleStrait of — [after the small island, Belle Isle (Fr, beautiful island), at its Atlantic entrance, the first land seen by incoming ships] strait between Labrador & Newfoundland: 10 15 mi (16 24 km) wide …   English World dictionary

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