Vag, The

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Vag | Nickname | Pronunciation is arbitrary on this one. One can employ either a hard “g” or a soft “g”, but in conversations regarding art in this town they both mean the Vancouver Art Gallery. Well, probably 80% of the time.

Usage: “I’ll meet you on the north side of the Vag…”

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