Grant Land


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Grant Land

 

the northern part of Ellesmere Island (the Canadian Arctic Archipelago), bounded on the south by Greely Fjord and Archer Fjord. Grant Land was named after the American president U. Grant.

References in classic literature ?
You are exclusive proprietor of this flourishing settlement, and are consequently fabulously rich, and you would be richer still if you didn't grant lands and houses free of rent to all newcomers who will pledge themselves never to smoke cigars.
To improve investments and grant land titles to indigenous communities, Cordillera provinces must be exempt from the ban on owning and developing property along mountains and hillsides with 18 percent slopes, according to the region's top technocrats.
He pointed out that the NREA is not reluctant to grant land to investors to set up stations in order to generate electricity from renewable sources.
BAHAWALPUR -- The Punjab government has issued a notification to grant land to the eligible inhabitants of Cholistan desert in districts of Bahawalpur, Bahawalnagar and Rahim Yar Khan.
Kejriwal and Co alleged that the Congress- NCP government in the state bent the rules to grant land to Gadkari in a village in Nagpur district.
The municipality has not been in a position to grant land since 1997 because of its unavailability, while the number of applicants has peaked over 100,000.
However, Durrani said the government should grant land to Kuchis elsewhere in exchange for abandoning meadows in the two districts.
Every city hall has the right to grant land to those in need based on applicants' socially disadvantaged status.
Durham County councillors rejected a bid by people living in Aynsley Terrace, Consett, to grant land known as The Blue Heaps village green status, therefore preventing any development on it.
The mid Wales side reached their target with 10 over to spare, courtesy of consistent batting from Rob Kinsey (51), a quickfire 43 from Grant Land, Dave Mason (36no) and Anton Snyders (36).
A staggering 25.3 million fans watched Grant land his brother Phil in hospital after learning he was having an affair with wife Sharon in the show's heyday.
He said that he doubted the late Menachem Begin, the first Israeli prime minister to forge a peace treaty with an Arab state, would have considered holding a debate on a law that would grant land only to Jews.