What is Yukon Territory?

  • (noun): A territory in northwestern Canada; site of the Klondike gold rush in the 1890s.
    Synonyms: Yukon

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Timeline Of Official Languages Policy In Canada - Official Languages Policy and Legislation Relating To The Provinces and Territories - Yukon
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