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The state of Canada in North America, with the federal capital Ottawa, covers 9,984,670 km², making it the second largest country in the world. It lies between the Atlantic Ocean in the east and the Pacific Ocean in the west and extends northwards to the Arctic Ocean. Canada borders the USA to the south and north-west, the French overseas territory of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon to the east and Greenland with the border created in 2022 via Hans Island. Formally, Canada is a constitutional monarchy within the Commonwealth of Nations (largely former territories of the British Empire) with the British monarch as head of state, who is represented by the Cabinet (Committee of the Canadian Crown Council).

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