columbian columbian  /ˌkoʊ ˈləm bi ən/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to Christopher Columbus

News

  1. The Death Of Newspapers: A Third Nail In The Coffin

    My local newspaper will no longer come to my house daily, The Oregonian announced yesterday. The 24th largest metropolitan area in the country will lack a region-wide daily newspaper. (The Columbian will continue to publish daily, serving the Washington-state suburbs of Portland.)
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. UPDATE: Oregonian to cut delivery; no changes at The Columbian

    Southwest Washington's largest daily newspaper, The Columbian, intends to continue daily publication, publisher Scott Campbell said Thursday in reaction to The Oregonian's announcement it will reduce home deliveries to four days a week.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Columbian

  3. Primitive Set to Exhibit Collection of Rare Pre-Columbian Stone Votives That May Carry a Message from "Mother Earth"

    Primitive will feature a collection of rare pre-Columbian stone votives called Canopa as part of an exhibition of Ancient Stone from Around the World opening June 21. The votives may contain a message about our stewardship of earth. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10846463.htm
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "It makes no sense to me to say that Columbian goods can come into our country duty free, yet our goods can't go into Columbia duty free," Bush said.
    on Apr 22, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Xinhua

  2. "Bill 37 introduces a ground-breaking, revenue-neutral carbon tax that will encourage all British Columbian families and businesses to lower their carbon footprint," said Finance Minister Carole Taylor as she introduced the Carbon Tax Act 2008.
    on Apr 28, 2008 By: Carole Taylor Source: Globe and Mail

  3. "With high temperatures and lightning expected as we head into the BC Day long weekend, every British Columbian needs to take an active role in ensuring the safety of their community by being vigilant and cautious," Campbell said in a statement...
    on Jul 31, 2009 By: Gordon Campbell Source: CBC.ca

Word of the Day
amalgamation amalgamation
/ə ˌmæl ɡə ˈmeɪ ʃən /