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Places
Places term Scope note Results
Pacific Ocean (ocean) 4
Philippines (1)
  • Note: Comprises over 7000 islands; area first settled by Negritos (a pygmy group) by 30,000 BCE; later settled by Malayans; Islam introduced by Arabs 14th century; Spanish conquest began 1564, endured conflict with Moros of South and Chinese; revolution 1896-1899; official languages are Pilipino and English.
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Manila 1
Ontario, Lake

Use for: Lake Ontario

  • Serves as boundary between New York state, United States, and Ontario province, Canada; smallest of Great Lakes.
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Geneva, Lake of

Use for: Lake Geneva

  • Located on French-Swiss border, between Alps & Jura mountains; is traversed by Rhone river, which exits at Geneva; has been long famed for clear, blue waters & picturesque surroundings.
1
Soviet Union (former Nation)

Use for: USSR, U.S.S.R., Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Soviet Union

  • Former northern Eurasian empire that came into being after 1917 Revolution; largest country in the world when it existed, stretching from Baltic and Black seas to the Pacific Ocean; very diverse with over 100 distinct nationalities; most of population East Slavs; had authoritarian and highly centralized government dominated by Communist Party; political and economic changes began late 1980s and the USSR ceased to exist in 1991; in its final years it consisted of 15 republics, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belorussia (now Belarus), Estonia, Georgia, Kazakstan, Kirgiziya (now Kyrgyzstan), Latvia, Lithuania, Moldavia (now Moldova), Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.
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Ontario (161) 45
Ancaster 1
Caledon Hills 1
Chatham 10
Cooksville 1
Espanola 1
Georgetown 2
Goderich 3
Alton 1
Hill Island 1
Oshawa 8
Morrisburg 1
Perth (ON) 2
Stratford 5
Trenton 3
Windsor 8
Etobicoke 11
Mount Dennis 2
Rexdale 2
York Mills 1
10/18 McCaul Street 1
Regent Park (Toronto) 1
Kitchener

Use for: Berlin, Ontario

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Bradford 2
Burlington 2
Rockwood 1
Borden 1
Havelock-Belmont-Methuen 1
North Bay 4
Niagara-on-the-Lake 5
Norval 1
South Stormont

Use for: Cornwall, Osnabruck, Untitled

1
Markham

Use for: Untitled

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Simcoe (1) 4
Lake Simcoe 1
Salem 1
Thorold 1
44 York Street 1
Thornhill 2
Weston 1
Willowdale 2
Agincourt 1
Caledon (1)

Use for: 43°52′N 79°52′W

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Elliot Lake 3
Georgian Bay 3
Grand Bend 1
Belleville 7
Hamilton (1) 39
Algonquin Park 1
Mississauga (1) 23
Erindale 1
Malton 1
Kingston

Use for: 44°14′N 76°30′W

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Sarnia

Use for: Untitled

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St. Catherines 9
Woodbridge 1
Welland 3
259 1/2 Yonge Street 1
North York 6
Canada (306)
  • 1867-.
135
Elora 2
Guelph (1) 6
Unionville 2
Stoney Creek 1
Oakville 3
Ottawa 84
Richmond Hill 3
Peterborough 8
London (ON) 16
Sault Ste. Marie 5
Sudbury 9
Whitby 2
Waterloo 11
Toronto (18) 2248
55 Gould Street 1
Scarborough (1) 32
Scarborough Bluffs 1
Yorkville 1
Meadowvale 1
Don Mills 4
Bramalea 2
Fort Erie 2
Galt 1
Chatham-Kent 1
Collingwood 4
Concord 1
Elmvale 2
Fergus 5
Bolsover 1
Newmarket 3
Lindsay 8
Port Stanley 5
Moulinette
  • Former town, now underwater.
1
Thessalon 2
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