Definition of Hudsonian in English:


Line breaks: Hud¦son|ian
Pronunciation: /hʌdˈsəʊnɪən


  • 1Relating to Hudson Bay and the surrounding land.
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    • The breeding range of the Hudsonian Godwit is perhaps best described as enigmatic.
    • These photographs are provided to help you identify members of the Hudsonian Godwit species and are provided here courtesy of the individual photographers, who retain copyright.
    • This plant is common in the Hudsonian meadows and generally inhabits the drier soils on south and west exposures.
  • 1.1 Biology Denoting a biogeographical zone represented by the territory around the bay (north of the treeline from Labrador to Alaska).
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    • He took great interest in the area's overlap of two major ‘life zones’ Hudsonian and Arctic - with its significant ecological and cultural implications.
    • Perfect for Hudsonian and based on my experiences did not look like a variegatus.
    • My objective in all cases was the beautiful park-like country lying in the Hudsonian zone.

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