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Columbian

1. of or relating to the United States
2. relating to Christopher Columbus (Spanish name Cristóbal Colón, Italian name Cristoforo Colombo.; 1451--1506), Italian navigator and explorer in the service of Spain, who discovered the New World (1492)
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In addition to the controls, estimated to cost $94 million, Columbian will pay civil penalties of $650,000 and perform environmental mitigation projects valued at $375,000.
There could be no other special attraction to begin the Columbian festival with.
German insurer, Talanx, is said to have reached a deal to purchase the Columbian units of Italian insurance provider, Generali (BIT.
Researchers believe that the mammoth's fossilized teeth could reveal if it's a Columbian or pygmy mammoth, or a transitional species.
Based in New Lenox, Illinois, Columbian Operations specialises in providing commercial lines insurance and surety bond solutions for the construction industry.
Upon his death on April 17, 2014, it was then that the President of Columbia, Juan Manuel Santos said Garcia Marquez was, "the greatest Columbian who ever lived"
COLUMBIAN Roulette's recent Southwell trespasses can be forgiven upon his return to the Nottinghamshire circuit.
COLUMBIAN ROULETTE''''s recent southwell trespasses can be forgiven upon his return to the nottinghamshire circuit.
Frankthetank looks a worthy foe but Columbian Roulette, who was a good second behind an improving type at Wolverhampton on his penultimate outing, should prove too smart - as long as he stays on the straight and narrow.
Columbian Autocar Corporation, an exclusive distributor of Kia vehicles in the Philippines, has reported an increase in sales in 2012.
CARACAS (CyHAN)- Venezuela's National Guard seized on Sunday half a ton of Columbian cocaine, Mexican media reported.
DNA analysis of the Ice Age beasts' remains suggests that the woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius) interbred with what has been considered a separate, more southerly species--the Columbian mammoth (Mammuthus columbi).

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