|District of Columbia|
|D.C., Abbreviation: DC a federal district of the eastern US, coextensive with the federal capital, Washington. Pop: 564 326 (2003 est). Area: 178 sq km (69 sq miles)|
|the offspring of a zebra and a donkey.|
|a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.|
Note: The District of Columbia was established by acts of Congress in 1790 and 1791 on a site selected by George Washington.