What is another word for British Columbia?

Pronunciation: [bɹˈɪtɪʃ kəlˈʌmbi͡ə] (IPA)

British Columbia is a province located in western Canada. It is known for its vast natural resources, stunning and diverse landscapes, and vibrant cultural scene. There are many synonyms that people commonly use to refer to British Columbia, including BC, Pacific Province, the province of the western seaboard, and the Gateway to the Pacific. British Columbia is also sometimes referred to as the land of superlatives, owing to the many record-breaking natural wonders found within its borders, such as Canada's tallest mountain (Mount Logan), the longest coastline (27,000 km), and the largest temperate rainforest in the world.

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A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

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