British Columbian
noun or adjective see British Columbia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • British Columbian — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to the Canadian province of British Columbia. 2. noun A native or inhabitant of British Columbia, Canada …   Wiktionary

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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

  • British Columbia (Kolonie) — British Columbia war eine von 1858 bis 1866 existierende britische Kronkolonie im Westen von Britisch Nordamerika. Ihr Gebiet entsprach im Wesentlichen der heutigen kanadischen Provinz British Columbia, mit Ausnahme von Vancouver Island und der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • British Columbia Social Credit Party — Infobox Canada Political Party party name = British Columbia Social Credit Party party wikicolourid = Conservative status = active class = prov party leader = (vacant) president = Carrol Woolsey foundation = 1935 dissolution = ideology =… …   Wikipedia

  • British Columbia Maritime Employers' Association — The British Columbia Maritime Employers Association is an association representing the interests of member companies in industrial relations on Vancouver s and other British Columbian seaports. The BCMEA currently consists of sixty seven member… …   Wikipedia

  • British Columbia — geographical name province W Canada on Pacific coast capital Victoria area 344,663 square miles (892,677 square kilometers), population 3,907,738 • British Columbian noun or adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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