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city in SE Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada: pop. 70,000
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A city of southwest British Columbia, Canada, on Vancouver Island and the Strait of Georgia west of Vancouver. The Hudson's Bay Company erected a blockhouse here in 1833. Population: 78,700.