geographical name \ˈbər-nə-bē\

Definition of BURNABY

city Canada in SW British Columbia pop 223,218


geographical name    (Concise Encyclopedia)

District municipality (pop., 2001: 193,954), southwestern British Columbia, Canada. The settlement developed along with Vancouver in the late 19th century and is now an eastern suburb of that city. It is one of the province's chief commercial and industrial centres, with important trucking, warehousing, and petroleum-distribution facilities.


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