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  Words related to Colon

Related / Similar Words: colon, Aspinwall, Costa Rican colon, El Salvadoran colon

 

Definition:
  • the part of the large intestine between the cecum and the rectum; it extracts moisture from food residues before they are excreted;
  • a punctuation mark (:) used after a word introducing a series or an example or an explanation (or after the salutation of a business letter);
  • a port city at the Caribbean entrance to the Panama Canal;
  • the basic unit of money in Costa Rica; equal to 100 centimos;
  • the basic unit of money in El Salvador; equal to 100 centavos;

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    Hyponyms: megacolon, transverse colon, ascending colon, descending colon, sigmoid colon, sigmoid flexure

     

    Part Meronyms: Panama, Republic of Panama

     

    Language Translations:
    Bulgarian: двоеточие and колон   Catalan: còlon and dos punts  
    Croatian: dvotočka   Dutch: dubbelpunt and karteldarm  
    Esperanto: dupunkto and kojlo   Finnish: kaksoispiste  
    French: côlon and deux points   German: Doppelpunkt and Kolon  
    Indonesian: titik dua   Interlingua: duo punctos  
    Italian: due punti   Japanese: コロン  
    Korean: 큰창자 and 쌍점   Polish: dwukropek and okrężnica  
    Portuguese: cólon and dois-pontos   Russian: двоеточие and ободочная кишка  
    Slovak: dvojbodka and hrubé črevo   Slovene: debelo črevo and dvopičje  
    Spanish: colon and dos puntos   Swedish: kolon  
     
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