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Term: Fort Catarokouy

Definition: alternative name for Fort Frontenac, "which Monsieur de Frontenac has had built on lake Ontario" (1673-1685), on the site of the modern city of Kingston, Ontario, at the mouth of the Cataraqui River.

[Source: The Jesuit Relation for 1674 (v. 58) at Turning Points in Wis. History (www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/)]
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