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HALIFAX

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Halifax mean? 

HALIFAX (noun)
  The noun HALIFAX has 1 sense:

1. provincial capital and largest city of Nova Scotia

  Familiarity information: HALIFAX used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HALIFAX (noun)


Sense 1Halifax [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Provincial capital and largest city of Nova Scotia

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Instance hypernyms:

provincial capital (the capital city of a province)

Holonyms ("Halifax" is a part of...):

Nova Scotia (the Canadian province in the Maritimes consisting of the Nova Scotia peninsula and Cape Breton Island; French settlers who called the area Acadia were exiled to Louisiana by the British in the 1750s and their descendants are know as Cajuns)


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