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Yukon Territory Line breaks: Yukon Ter¦ri|tory
Pronunciation: /ˈjuːkɒntɛrətri/

Definition of Yukon Territory in English:

A territory of NW Canada, on the border with Alaska; population 30,372 (2006); capital, Whitehorse. The population increased briefly during the Klondike gold rush (1897-9).

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