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Ellesmere Island  (elzmēr),USA pronunciation 
  • Place Namesan island in the Arctic Ocean, NW of Greenland: a part of Canada. 76,600 sq. mi. (198,400 sq. km).

  • Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    Ellesmere Island /ˈɛlzmɪə/ n
    1. a Canadian island in the Arctic Ocean: part of Nunavut; mountainous, with many glaciers. Area: 212 688 sq km (82 119 sq miles)

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