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Fundy

[fuhn-dee] /ˈfʌn di/
noun
1.
Bay of, an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, having swift tidal currents.
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  • Minas, Basin of (mi-nas), a bay in the northwestern part of the Bay of Fundy.

  • Then the red biled up in his face and over his bald head like a Fundy tide.

    The Depot Master Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Thus it happened that in spite of the delay she really had a glimpse of the Bay of Fundy before the fog had hidden it.

    Amy in Acadia Helen Leah Reed
  • Efter thet, the heads and offals 'u'd scare the fish to Fundy.

    "Captains Courageous" Rudyard Kipling
  • Among the jetsam of those restless Fundy tides almost anything that will float may appear, from a matchbox to a barn.

    The House in the Water Charles G. D. Roberts
  • He always had them there—no other country could match the tides of the Bay of Fundy.

    The Tribune of Nova Scotia W. L. (William Lawson) Grant
  • I had seen a tidal wave, fifty or more feet high, sweep up the "bore" of a river at the head of the Bay of Fundy.

    Over Prairie Trails Frederick Philip Grove
  • In the Bay of Fundy that night the elements met in their grandest extremes.

  • Far beyond them the palpitating waters showed changeful surfaces on Fundy Bay.

    The Lady of Fort St. John Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • But the fishermen knew too well that the Fundy's arm was stronger.

British Dictionary definitions for Fundy

Fundy

/ˈfʌndɪ/
noun
1.
Bay of Fundy, an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between S New Brunswick and W Nova Scotia: remarkable for its swift tides of up to 21 m (70 ft)
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