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Quebec

Quebec

WordNet



noun


(1)   The largest province of Canada; a French colony from 1663 to 1759 when it was lost to the British
(2)   The French-speaking capital of the province of Quebec; situated on the Saint Lawrence River
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Etymology


From , originally referred to the area around Quebec City where the Saint Lawrence River narrows to a cliff-lined gap.

Proper noun



  1. Province in eastern Canada.
  2. Capital city of Quebec province.
  3. The letter Q in the ICAO spelling alphabet.