Ca*ña"da (?), n. [Sp.]

A small cañón; a narrow valley or glen; also, but less frequently, an open valley. [Local, Western U. S.]


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Can"a*da (?), n.

A British province in North America, giving its name to various plants and animals.

Canada balsam. See under Balsam. --
Canada goose. (Zoöl.) See Wild goose. --
Canada jay. See Whisky Jack. --
Canada lynx. (Zoöl.) See Lynx. --
Canada porcupine (Zoöl.) See Porcupine, and Urson. --
Canada rice (Bot.) See under Rick. --
Canada robin (Zoöl.), the cedar bird.


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