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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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References in classic literature ?
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.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez will undoubtedly go down in history as one of the most beloved Columbians to ever live.
* outsourcing contracts should be designed to preclude control by a us company over records containing British Columbians' personal information;
This book is largely concerned about the attitudes of British Columbians, elite and ordinary, towards constitutional issues, and particularly relations between the two solitudes.
The referendum seeks input by British Columbians on what policies the government should follow in treaty negotiations with aboriginals.