Definition of Nunavummiut in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌnʊnəˈvʊmɪət/

plural noun

The people inhabiting the territory of Nunavut.
Example sentences
  • Researchers from Statistics Canada are travelling across the territory, interviewing Nunavummiut for an international study on literacy.
  • Among the 109 appointees are three Nunavummiut, one from each of the territory's regions.
  • While much more work still needs to be done, all Nunavummiut should be proud of what Inuit, working together, have accomplished in this fishery to date.


From Nunavut and Inuktitut -miut 'people'.

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