British–columbian



a province in W Canada on the Pacific coast. 366,255 sq. mi. (948,600 sq. km).
Capital: Victoria.
Historical Examples

Pioneers in Canada Sir Harry Johnston
Method in the Study of Totemism Andrew Lang
On Canada’s Frontier Julian Ralph

adjective
of or relating to British Columbia or its inhabitants
noun
a native or inhabitant of British Columbia
noun
a province of W Canada, on the Pacific coast: largely mountainous with extensive forests, rich mineral resources, and important fisheries. Capital: Victoria. Pop: 4 196 383 (2004 est). Area: 930 532 sq km (359 279 sq miles) BC

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