ALL meanings of acadia

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  • noun acadia the Atlantic Provinces of Canada 3
  • noun acadia the French-speaking areas of these provinces 3
  • noun acadia (formerly) a French colony in the present-day Atlantic Provinces: ceded to Britain in 1713 3
  • noun acadia region & former French colony (1604-1713) on the NE coast of North America, including what are now the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island, plus parts of Quebec and parts of Maine 3
  • noun acadia a former French colony in SE Canada: ceded to Great Britain 1713. 1
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