English noun: D.C.
|1.||D.C. (location) the district occupied entirely by the city of Washington; chosen by George Washington as the site of the capital of the United States and created out of land ceded by Maryland and Virginia|
|Synonyms||DC, District of Columbia|
|Instance hypernym||federal district|
|Part holonym||American capital, capital of the United States, Washington, Washington D.C.|
|Part meronym||America, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA|