Ontario, Lake

Ontario, Lake
   The smallest of the Great Lakes; area, 7,260 square miles. Discovered by Étienne Brûlé in 1615.

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  • Ontario,Lake — Ontario, Lake The smallest of the Great Lakes, between southeast Ontario, Canada, and northwest New York. The St. Lawrence Seaway and Welland Ship Canal connect with the lake to afford passage by oceangoing vessels to the other Great Lakes. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ontario, Lake — Smallest and easternmost of the Great Lakes of North America. Bounded by New York and Ontario, and with the U.S. Canada border passing through it, the lake is roughly elliptical; its major axis, 193 mi (311 km) long, lies nearly east to west, and …   Universalium

  • Ontario, Lake — geographical name lake United States & Canada in New York & Ontario; easternmost of the Great Lakes area about 7600 square miles (19,684 square kilometers) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ONTARIO, LAKE —    in area almost equal to Wales, is the smallest and easternmost of the five great lakes of the St. Lawrence Basin, North America; it lies between the province of Ontario, Canada, and New York State; receives the Niagara River in the SW.,… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Ontario, Lake — easternmost of the Great Lakes; 7,540 sq. mi …   Webster's Gazetteer

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  • Lake of Bays, Ontario — Lake of Bays   Township   Dock and boat launch on the Lake of Bays in Dwight …   Wikipedia

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  • Lake of Bays (Ontario) — Lake of Bays Lake of Bays Lage in Ontario …   Deutsch Wikipedia