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English noun: Columbia

1. Columbia (object) a North American river; rises in southwestern Canada and flows southward across Washington to form the border between Washington and Oregon before emptying into the Pacific; known for its salmon runs in the spring


SynonymsColumbia River


Instance hypernymriver


Part meronymCanada, Evergreen State, WA, Washington

2. Columbia (location) a town in west central Tennessee


Instance hypernymtown


Part meronymTennessee, TN, Volunteer State

3. Columbia (location) capital and largest city in South Carolina; located in central South Carolina


Synonymscapital of South Carolina


Instance hypernymstate capital


Part meronymPalmetto State, SC, South Carolina

4. Columbia (location) a university town in central Missouri


Instance hypernymtown


Part meronymMissouri, MO, Show Me State

5. Columbia (artifact) a university in New York City


SynonymsColumbia University


Instance hypernymuniversity


Part meronymGreater New York, New York, New York City


Member meronymIvy League









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