WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- Place Namesin, to, or into New England.
- Place NamesNew England.
- Place Namesin, to, or into the state of Maine.
- Place Namesthe state of Maine.
- Canada, British Terms
- in, to, or into the Maritime Provinces.
- Canadathe Maritime Provinces.
- 1810–20, American.
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