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British Columbia

Pronunciation: /ˌbrɪtɪʃ kəˈlʌmbiə/
A province on the west coast of Canada; population 4,113,487 (2006); capital, Victoria. Formed in 1866 by the union of Vancouver Island (a former British colony) and the mainland area, then called New Caledonia, the province includes the Queen Charlotte Islands.

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