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(perhaps named after a Portuguese mariner). 1. Peninsula divided bet. Newfoundland and Quebec (see Canada, B 27; D). Area: ca. 530,000 sq. mi.

2. Mainland part of Newfoundland province, Can. Area: ca. 112,600 sq. mi. Moravian missions in Labrador began soon after the middle of the 18th c. Nearly all of pop. is Christian. See also Canada, D; Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason.

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