Canso



Cape, a cape in SE Canada, the NE extremity of Nova Scotia.
Strait of, Also called Gut of Canso. a channel in SE Canada that separates mainland Nova Scotia from Cape Breton Island, flowing NW from the Atlantic Ocean to Northumberland Strait. About 17 miles (27 km) long and 1 mile (1.6 km) wide.
Historical Examples

The Seiners James B. (James Brendan) Connolly
The New England Magazine Volume 1, No. 3, March, 1886 Various
Thrilling Narratives of Mutiny, Murder and Piracy Anonymous
Great Events in the History of North and South America Charles A. Goodrich
The Heart of the White Mountains, Their Legend and Scenery Samuel Adams Drake
A Short History of French Literature George Saintsbury
The Seiners James B. (James Brendan) Connolly
Baddeck and That Sort of Thing Charles Dudley Warner
The Boys of 1812 and Other Naval Heroes James Russell Soley
Baddeck and That Sort of Thing Charles Dudley Warner

noun
a cape in Canada, at the NE tip of Nova Scotia
Strait of Canso, Gut of Canso, a channel in Canada, between the Nova Scotia mainland and S Cape Breton Island

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