1. [ noun ] (geography) a peninsula in eastern Canada between the Bay of Fundy and the Saint Lawrence River
Related terms: peninsula
2. [ noun ] (government,geography) the Canadian province in the Maritimes consisting of the Nova Scotia peninsula and Cape Breton Island; French settlers who called the area Acadia were exiled to Louisiana by the British in the 1750s and their descendants are know as Cajuns
Related terms: Canadian_province Maritime_Provinces cape_sable cape_breton_island Halifax