Laurentian

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Laurentius (Laurence) + -ian, after the St. Lawrence River.

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Laurentian (not comparable)

  1. Relating to a Precambrian geological region in eastern Canada, or the period of its formation.
  2. Relating to the Laurentian Mountains.
  3. Pertaining to, or near, the St. Lawrence River.
    In the Laurentian hills.

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Laurentian

  1. An extinct Iroquoian language of Canada.
  2. (geology) The Laurentian period.

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Laurentian (plural Laurentians)

  1. a resident of Saint Laurent
  2. a resident of the Saint Lawrence River Valley
  3. a resident of the Laurentian Mountains

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