Share this entry

forty-ninth parallel Line breaks: forty-ninth par¦al|lel

Definition of forty-ninth parallel in English:

The parallel of latitude 49° north of the equator, especially as forming the boundary between Canada and the US west of the Lake of the Woods.

Definition of forty-ninth parallel in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources