a group of islands, including Ellesmere Island, in the Arctic Ocean, in the N Northwest Territories, N Canada.
a group of islands off the N coast of Canada: the northernmost islands of the Canadian Arctic archipelago, lying N of latitude 74°N; part of Nunavut. Area: about 390 000 sq km (150 000 sq miles)
[kween-fish] /ˈkwinˌfɪʃ/ noun, plural queenfishes (especially collectively) queenfish. 1. a silvery and bluish drum, Seriphus politus, inhabiting shallow waters along the coast of California.
[kween-hoo d] /ˈkwin hʊd/ noun 1. the state, dignity, or rank of a .
[kwee-nee] /ˈkwi ni/ noun 1. a female given name.
[kwee-ning] /ˈkwi nɪŋ/ noun, Chess. 1. (def 6). [kween] /kwin/ noun 1. a female sovereign or monarch. 2. the wife or consort of a king. 3. a woman, or something personified as a woman, that is foremost or preeminent in any respect: a movie queen; a beauty queen; Athens, the queen of the Aegean. 4. […]