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Nipigon,river, Canada: see under Nipigon, LakeNipigon, Lake
, c.1,870 sq mi (4,840 sq km), central Ont., Canada. It has many islands. Its outlet, the Nipigon River (40 mi/64 km long) flows south, past the logging town of Nipigon, into Lake Superior.
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a lake in Ontario, Canada. Area, 4,800 sq km. Surface elevation, 260 m. Lake Nipigon is of glacial and tectonic origin. It has an extremely ragged shoreline and many islands. It feeds the Nipigon River, which empties into Lake Superior.
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Lake. a lake in central Canada, in NW Ontario, draining into Lake Superior via the Nipigon River. Area: 4843 sq. km (1870 sq. miles)
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