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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: A rich source of something valuable.
After the Klondike region in the Yukon Territory, Canada, named after the Klondike River. It was the site of a gold rush from 1896 to 1899. Earliest documented use: 1897.
“The film can hardly be said to contain ‘a Klondike of creative ideas’.”
Paul Grainge; Film Histories; Edinburgh University Press; 2007.
See more usage examples of Klondike in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Ethics, decency, and morality are the real soldiers. -Kiran Bedi, police officer and social activist (b. 9 Jun 1949)