Pacific Northwest


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Pacific Northwest

A region of the northwest United States usually including the states of Washington and Oregon. The term is also used to refer to the southwest part of British Columbia, Canada.
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Pacific Northwest

n
(Placename) the region of North America lying north of the Columbia River and west of the Rockies
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Noun1.Pacific Northwest - a region of the northwestern United States usually including Washington and Oregon and sometimes southwestern British ColumbiaPacific Northwest - a region of the northwestern United States usually including Washington and Oregon and sometimes southwestern British Columbia
British Columbia - a province in western Canada
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Beaver State, OR, Oregon - a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
Evergreen State, WA, Washington - a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
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3 September 2019 - Oregon, US-based lifestyle brand restaurant Garden Bar, a portfolio company of Oregon-based Elevate Capital, has partnered with Seattle, US-based restaurant chain Evergreens to form a stronger, unified brand in the Pacific Northwest food industry.
Linguists and other researchers examine the historical background of the Pacific Northwest, the contribution of indigenous languages, the regional legacy of English, and the relationship between the perceptions of people and the languages they speak.
"Growing Berries and Fruit Trees in the Pacific Northwest" by Tara Austen Weaver is a complete and comprehensive instructional reference and guide to backyard fruit tree and berry bush growers covering recommended varieties and climate info specifically for the Pacific Northwest both west and east of the Cascades with their ideal climates for growing berries and fruit trees.
Establishing a chronology, history, and art historical canon for this little-studied place and time, "Painters of the Northwest" is a long-overdue foundational history of early twentieth-century painting in the Pacific Northwest.
Her successful industry track record, proven leadership capabilities and deep knowledge of the Pacific Northwest market make her ideally suited to lead our Pacific Northwest Private Mortgage team, deepen our client relationships and grow our presence in the region.'
The full-service, community bank has a history of Pacific Northwest expansion.
Northwest Physicians Network (NPN) is an independent physician association (IPA) network in the Pacific Northwest, with administrative offices in Tacoma,
Klee Wyck Journal beautifully chronicles the building of a cabin on the coast of the Pacific Northwest through the yearly diary of author and artist Lou McKee.
"No," showrunner Dave Erickson told (http://comicbook.com/thewalkingdead/2017/09/26/fear-the-walking-dead-new-locations-/) ComicBook.com when asked if they have plans to explore the Pacific Northwest in future episodes.
The pipeline, however, is independent of Pacific NorthWest and "should not be interpreted as changing any aspect of the decision process," spokesman Shawn Howard said in a statement.
Consumers in the Philippines prefer soft, high-rising bread, cookies with spread and soft pastries - attributes best provided by wheat from the Pacific Northwest, said Ric Pinca, executive director from the Philippine Association of Flour Millers Inc.

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