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A city of southern British Columbia, Canada, on Okanagan Lake east-northeast of Vancouver. Settled by missionaries in 1859, it grew as the center of a farming and lumbering area.
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(kɪˈloʊ nə)

a city in S British Columbia, in SW Canada. 61,213.
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