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British Columbia

"British Columbia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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A province of Canada on the Pacific coast. Its capital is Victoria. The name given in 1858 derives from the Columbia River which was named by the American captain Robert Gray for his ship Columbia which in turn was named for Columbus. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p178 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p81-2)


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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "British Columbia" by people in this website by year, and whether "British Columbia" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 17 publications over 11 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2008 and 2010 and 2012 and 2013 and 2015 and 2016
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