Definition of District of Columbia in English:

District of Columbia

Line breaks: District of Col¦um|bia
Pronunciation: /dɪstrɪktəvˈkəlʌmbiə
 
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(abbreviation: DC)
A federal district of the US, coextensive with the city of Washington, situated on the Potomac River with boundaries on the states of Virginia and Maryland.

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