Yukon Territory - Cultural Definition
Variant of Yukon
- territory of NW Canada, east of Alas.: 186,661 sq mi (483,450 sq km); pop. 31,000; cap. Whitehorse: abbrev. YT: usually used with thein full Yukon Territory
- river flowing through this territory & Alas. into the Bering Sea: 1,979 mi (3,185 km)
Origin: prob. from Athabaskan river name from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
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