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Cap de la Madeleine

Cap de la Madeleine (käp də lä mädlĕnˈ) [key], city (1991 pop. 33,716), S Que., Canada, at the confluence of the St. Maurice and St. Lawrence rivers. Newsprint and paper products, plywood, aluminum products, and clothing are manufactured there. The shrine and sanctuary of Notre Dame du Cap is in the city.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

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