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Noun: Columbia  ku'lúm-bee-u
  1. Capital and largest city in South Carolina; located in central South Carolina
    - capital of South Carolina
     
  2. A university in New York City
    - Columbia University
     
  3. 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
    - Columbia River
     
  4. A university town in central Missouri
     
  5. A town in west central Tennessee

Sounds like: Colombia

Type of: river, school [N. Amer], state capital, town, uni [Brit], university

Part of: Big Apple, Canada, Evergreen State, Great White North [N. Amer], Greater New York, Ivy League, Missouri, MO, New York, New York City, NYC, Palmetto State, SC, Show Me State, South Carolina, Tennessee, TN, Volunteer State, WA, Washington

Encyclopedia: Columbia, SC metropolitan statistical area