Columbian

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Co·lum·bi·an

 (kə-lŭm′bē-ən)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the United States.
2. Of or relating to Christopher Columbus.

Columbian

(kəˈlʌmbɪən)
adj
1. (Placename) of or relating to the United States
2. (Historical Terms) relating to Christopher Columbus
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a size of printer's type, approximately equal to 16 point; two-line Brevier

Co•lum•bi•an

(kəˈlʌm bi ən)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to America or the U.S.
2. of or pertaining to Christopher Columbus.
[1750–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.Columbian - of or relating to Christopher Columbus
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References in classic literature ?
The Land of Spirits- Columbian Valley- Vancouver's Point.
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.
EPA projects this settlement will result in a reduction of SO2 emissions of approximately 5,889 tons per year; a reduction of NOx emissions of approximately 465 tons per year; and a reduction of emissions of particulate matter, as compared to Columbians 2015 emissions.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez will undoubtedly go down in history as one of the most beloved Columbians to ever live.
a litigation policy enabling the government to take legal action abroad, including the us, to resist demands for personal information of British Columbians made by a us or other foreign court or agency;
A weakness of the book is that it fails to interrogate what British Columbians want in terms of their own dealings with the national government, other than an apparent insistence that no province be singled out for special treatment.