an Arctic territory in northern Canada created in 1999 and governed solely by the Inuit; includes the eastern part of what was the Northwest Territories and most of the islands of the Arctic Archipelago; `Nunavut is the homeland of the Inuit people`
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vast territory of northern Canada that stretches across most of the Canadian Arctic. Created in 1999 out of the eastern portion of the Northwest ... [5 related articles]
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Nunavut (nOO'nuvOOt") [Inuktituk,=our land], territory (2001 pop. 26,745), 772,260 sq mi (2,000,671 sq km), NE Canada. Formed from eastern portions (the former Baffin, Keewatin, and Kitikmeot regions) of the Northwest Territories, Nunavut has a western boundary that runs north from the Manit...
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Semi-autonomous Inuit homeland, established as a territory of Canada on 1 April 1999. It consists of former parts of the Northwest Territories, Canada, including Keewatin and Kitikmeo t, the Arctic Islands of Baffin, Ellesmere, Devon, Prince of Wales and Banks, and the eastern areas of Victoria and Melville Islands, as well as Southampton and sm...
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Nunavut t (from Inuktitut: ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ˈnunavut) is the largest, northernmost and newest territory of Canada. It was separated officially from the Northwest Territories on April 1, 1999, via the Nunavut Act and the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act, though the boundaries had been contemplatively drawn in 1993. The creation of Nunavut resulted in
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Nunavut is a federal electoral district in Nunavut, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1997. Nunatsiaq, its predecessor that covered the same area, was a federal electoral district in Northwest Territories, that was represented in the House of Commons from 1979 to 1997. Nunavut is t
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