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Vancouver

Line breaks: Van|cou¦ver
Pronunciation: /vanˈkuːvə
 
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Definition of Vancouver in English:

A city and port in British Columbia, SW Canada, situated on the mainland opposite Vancouver Island; population 578,041 (2006). It is the largest city in western Canada and its chief Pacific port.

Words that rhyme with Vancouver

disapprover, hoover, improver, louvre (US louver), manoeuvre (US maneuver), mover, outmanoeuvre (US outmaneuver), reprover, Suva, Tuva

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