Colon

(Humans as organisms) the large intestine, where all the water in our food and drink is absorbed into the blood

Colón

Colón is the Spanish form of the surname of Christopher Columbus. It may also refer to: ==Places== ==Soccer teams== ==Other uses== ...
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Colon

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Colon

• (n.) That part of the large intestines which extends from the caecum to the rectum. [See Illust of Digestion.] • (n.) A point or character, formed thus [:], used to separate parts of a sentence that are complete in themselves and nearly independent, often taking the place of a conjunction.
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colon

<anatomy> Also called the large intestine. ... This structure has 6 major divisions: caecum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, sigmoid colon and rectum. The total length is approximately 5 feet in the adult and it is responsible for forming, storing and expelling waste matter. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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Colon

(bowel, large bowel, large intestine) Also called the large bowel, large intestine, or the bowel. Waste left from digested food passes from the small bowel to the colon, where fluid and some nutrients are absorbed. The waste then goes through to the rectum (back passage) and then through the anus to the outside of the body.
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colon

(from the article `Algeria`) ...was before the French arrived. There was a relative absence of well-established native mediators between the French rulers and the mass ...
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colon

(from the article `punctuation`) The end of a grammatically complete sentence is marked by a full point, full stop, or period. The period may also be used to mark abbreviations. The ...
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colon

(ko´lәn) the long central part of the large intestine, extending from the cecum to the rectum; it is divided into the ascending colon, the transverse colon, the descending colon, and the sigmoid colon. See also digestive system adj., colon´ic., adj.
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colon

noun the basic unit of money in El Salvador; equal to 100 centavos
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colon

noun the part of the large intestine between the cecum and the rectum; it extracts moisture from food residues before they are excreted
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colon

(anatomy) In anatomy, the main part of the large intestine, between the caecum and rectum. Water and mineral salts are absorbed from undigested food in the colon, and the residue passes as faeces towards the rectum
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colon

(punctuation) Punctuation mark (:) used to indicate that an explanation follows, a list or lengthy quotation follows, or a sub-title follows. It is used in mathematics to separate ratios and time references
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Colón

[currency] The colón (₡) is the currency of two Central American nations: The Salvadoran colón is divided into 100 centavos; the Costa Rican colón is divided into 100 céntimos. In Spanish, the plural form is colones, but it is frequently rendered in English as colons (pronounced like colognes). ==Symbol== Both Costa Rica and El Salvad...
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Colon

[punctuation] The colon is a punctuation mark consisting of two equally sized dots centered on the same vertical line. A colon is used to explain or start an enumeration. A colon is also used with ratios, titles and subtitles of books, city and publisher in bibliographies, business letter salutation, hours and minutes, and formal letters. I...
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Colon

[rhetoric] A colon (from Greek: κῶλον, pl. κῶλα, cola) is a rhetorical figure consisting of a clause which is grammatically, but not logically, complete. In Latin, it is called a membrum or membrum orationis. Sentences consisting of two cola are called dicola; those with three are tricola. The corresponding adjectives are dicolic...
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Colon

Co'lon noun [ Latin colon , colum , limb, member, the largest of the intestines, from Greek ..., and in sense of the intestine, ...: confer French colon . Confer Colic .] 1. (Anat.) That part of the large intestines which extends from the cæcum to the rectum....
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Colon

A colon (Greek ?????) is a rhetorical figure consisting of a clause which is grammatically, but not logically, complete.
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Colon

A colon is a punctuation mark, thus : used to mark a pause in the sense that might also be indicated by a full stop.
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colon

a punctuation mark used after a word introducing a series
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colon

a punctuation mark used after a word introducing a series
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colon

Central and major part of the large intestine.
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Colón

Chief port and second-largest city of Panama, built on Manzanillo Island at the Caribbean entrance of the Panama Canal, 80 km/50 mi northwest of Panamá, capital city of Colón province; population (2000 est) 53,200 (town), 204,200 (province). It is also the Caribbean terminus of the Panama railway, and a major commercial centre...
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Colón

city and port, north-central Panama. Founded in 1850 at the Atlantic (northern) terminus of the original Panama railway, the settlement was first ... [1 related articles]
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Colón

city, west-central Cuba. The city is situated on an inland plain where sugarcane, fruits, and tobacco are grown and poultry and cattle are raised. ...
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