a Eurasian grass, Poa compressa, naturalized in North America, having creeping rootstocks and bluish-green leaves.
a Canadian national holiday celebrated on July 1, in commemoration of the formation ofthe Dominion on July 1, 1867. Formerly (until 1982) Dominion Day. noun (in Canada) July 1, the anniversary of the day in 1867 when Canada became the first British colony to receive dominion status: a bank holiday Former name Dominion Day
a town in SW California.
a common wild goose, Branta canadensis, of North America. Historical Examples The History of Louisiana Le Page Du Pratz noun a large common greyish-brown North American goose, Branta canadensis, with a black neck and head and a white throat patch
eastern hemlock. a hemlock, Tsuga canadensis, of eastern North America, having horizontal branches that often droop to the ground: the state tree of Pennsylvania.