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Correct spelling:
a region in northwestern Canada where gold was discovered in 1896 but exhausted by 1910


Seward's Folly, the frozen North, the Last Frontier, america's icebox, the 49th state, the klondike.
Examples of usage:
  1. He sat facing the Klondike woman. – Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  2. There ought to be a great play out of the Klondike. – Blue-grass and Broadway by Maria Thompson Daviess
  3. Have another cup of coffee, and take it from me that I wouldn't travel with no such outfit if I didn't want to get to Klondike so blamed bad. – Smoke Bellew by Jack London
  4. These two were as mad with greed at the thought of the silver mine in the mountains as ever were forty- niners in the golden days of California, or those more recent ignoble martyrs who strewed their bones along the icy trails of the Klondike. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  5. When you used to talk about the Klondike, he never said anything to make you feel as if he doubted that the other man was dead? – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett