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Prince Edward Island Line breaks: Prince Ed¦ward Is¦land
Pronunciation: /prɪnsˈɛdwədʌɪlənd/

Definition of Prince Edward Island in English:

An island in the Gulf of St Lawrence, in eastern Canada, the country’s smallest province; population 135,851 (2006); capital, Charlottetown. Explored by Jacques Cartier in 1534 and colonized by the French, it was ceded to the British in 1763. It became a province of Canada in 1873.
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