British Columbia

geographical name

Definition of British Columbia

province of western Canada on the Pacific coast north of Washington, Idaho, and the northwestern part of Montana; capital Victoria area 356,181 square miles (922,509 square kilometers), population 4,113,487

Other Words from British Columbia

British Columbian \ kə-​ˈləm-​bē-​ən How to pronounce British Columbia (audio) \ noun or adjective

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“British Columbia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/British%20Columbia. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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