Queen Charlotte Islands[shärˈlət]
An aerial view of Queen Charlotte Islands.
Queen Charlotte Islands definition by Webster's New World
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group of islands in British Columbia, Canada, off the W coast: 3,705 sq mi (9,596 sq km); pop. c. 5,300
Origin: after an explorer's ship, the Queen Charlotte
Queen Charlotte Islands definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An archipelago off the western coast of British Columbia, Canada, separated from Vancouver Island to the southeast by Queen Charlotte Sound, an inlet of the Pacific Ocean.