assiniboine mt

Assiniboine

[uh-sin-uh-boin]
noun
1.
a river in S Canada, flowing S and E from SE Saskatchewan into the Red River in S Manitoba. 450 miles (725 km) long.
2.
a mountain in E British Columbia, Canada, in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, on the Alberta border and the Continental Divide. 11,870 feet (3618 meters).
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Assiniboine1 (əˈsɪnɪˌbɔɪn)
 
n
a river in W Canada, rising in E Saskatchewan and flowing southeast and east to the Red River at Winnipeg. Length: over 860 km (500 miles)

Assiniboine2 (əˈsɪnəˌbɔɪn)
 
n , -boine, -boines
1.  a member of a North American Indian people living in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Montana; one of the Sioux peoples
2.  the language of this people, belonging to the Siouan family

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