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- proper n. The region of North America along the Pacific coast, typically defined as the states of Washington and Oregon and the southern part of the province of British Columbia, but variously including northern California, Idaho, all of British Columbia, the Yukon territory, and the panhandle of or all of Alaska.
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- n. a region of the northwestern United States usually including Washington and Oregon and sometimes southwestern British Columbia
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