Meaning of Cape Breton

Cape' Bret'on

Pronunciation: (brit'n, bret'n), [key]
  1. an island forming the NE part of Nova Scotia, in SE Canada. 42,969; 3970 sq. mi. (10,280 sq. km). Also called
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