vancouver
1. [ noun ] (government,geography) a town in southwestern Washington on the Columbia River across from Portland, Oregon
Related terms: town Washington
2. [ noun ] (nautical,geography) English navigator remembered for his exploration of the Pacific coast of North America (1757-1798)
Synonyms: george_vancouver
Related terms: navigator
3. [ noun ] (government,geography) a port city in southwestern British Columbia on an arm of the Pacific Ocean opposite Vancouver Island; Canada's chief Pacific port and third largest city
Related terms: city port British_Columbia