Columbian Co*lum"bi*an, a. [From {Columbia}.] Of or pertaining to the United States, or to America. [1913 Webster]

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  • Columbian — is the adjective form of Columbia. Columbian can refer to: Columbian High School (Tiffin, Ohio) The Columbian, the U.S. daily newspaper published in Vancouver, Washington The Columbian Orator, a collection of political essays, poems, and… …   Wikipedia

  • columbian — COLUMBIÁN, Ă, columbieni, e, s.m. şi f., adj. 1. s.m. şi f. Persoană care face parte din populaţia de bază a Columbiei sau este originară de acolo. 2. adj. Care aparţine Columbiei sau populaţiei ei, care se referă la Columbia sau la populaţia ei …   Dicționar Român

  • Columbian — [kə lum′bē ən] adj. 1. of Columbia 2. of Christopher Columbus …   English World dictionary

  • columbian — Терция (2 line Brevier, Columbian)     Шрифт, кегль [высота шрифта, размер] которого равен 16 пунктам (columbian6,33 мм в системе pica [англо американская единица размера шрифта]; columbian6,77 мм в системе Дидо [европейская единица размера… …   Шрифтовая терминология

  • Columbian — adjective Date: 1757 of or relating to the United States or to Christopher Columbus …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Columbian — /keuh lum bee euhn/, adj. 1. Literary. pertaining to America or the United States. 2. pertaining to Christopher Columbus. n. 3. Print. a 16 point type of a size between English and great primer. [1750 60; COLUMBI(A) + AN or COLUMB(US) + IAN] * *… …   Universalium

  • Columbian — n. (in Printing) type of 16 point in size adj. of or pertaining to the United States; of or pertaining to Christopher Columbus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • columbian — co·lum·bi·an …   English syllables

  • Columbian — Co•lum•bi•an [[t]kəˈlʌm bi ən[/t]] adj. 1) peo of or pertaining to America or the U.S 2) of or pertaining to Christopher Columbus • Etymology: 1750–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • Columbian — /kəˈlʌmbiən/ (say kuh lumbeeuhn) adjective 1. of or relating to the United States of America. 2. of or relating to Christopher Columbus …   Australian English dictionary

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