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1. Of or relating to the United States.
2. Of or relating to Christopher Columbus.
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1. (Placename) of or relating to the United States
2. (Historical Terms) relating to Christopher Columbus
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(kəˈlʌm bi ən)

1. of or pertaining to America or the U.S.
2. of or pertaining to Christopher Columbus.
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Adj.1.Columbian - of or relating to Christopher Columbus
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Disquieting Rumors From the Interior.- Reconnoitring Party- Preparations for a Trading Post.- An Unexpected Arrival - A Spy in the Camp.- Expedition Into the Interior- Shores of the Columbia - Mount Coffin.- Indian Sepulchre.- The Land of Spirits- Columbian Valley- Vancouver's Point.-Falls and Rapids.- A Great Fishing Mart.- The Village of Wishram.
Some miles further on they came to the great Columbian Valley, so called by Lewis and Clarke.
Just about this time, I got hold of a book entitled "The Columbian Orator." Every opportu- nity I got, I used to read this book.
Another Aces defeat is something Phoenix, Meralco and Columbian are hoping for to stay in contention.
Justin Brownlee bailed Barangay Ginebra out for the second straight game, this time over hard-fighting Columbian in overtime, 127-123, in the PBA Commissioner's Cup on Sunday at Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao.
Columbian stuns San Miguel in OT !-- -- MANILA, Philippines The trio of Lester Prosper, CJ Perez and Rashawn McCarthy turned in big numbers as Columbian Dyip gave San Miguel Beer the blues in overtime, 134-132, to snap a three-game skid last night in the PBA Commissioner's Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
FORMER collegiate stars CJ Perez and Robert Bolick bring their rivalry in the pro ranks when Columbian Dyip and NorthPort collide in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Philippine Cup on Friday at the Ynares Center in Antipolo City.
What the scientists find even more interesting is the newly discovered skull is not large enough to be classified as a Columbian mammoth but it is also not small enough to be identified as a pygmy mammoth.
has acquired the assets of the Columbian Agency Operations (Columbian), the company said.
Upon his death on April 17, 2014, it was then that the President of Columbia, Juan Manuel Santos said Garcia Marquez was, "the greatest Columbian who ever lived"
COLUMBIAN ROULETTE's recent Southwell trespasses can be forgiven upon his return to the Nottinghamshire circuit tomorrow.

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