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noun (plural: colons or obsolete: cola)
  1. (grammar) The punctuation mark ":" introducing a quotation or a series of items, or separating clauses.
  2. (anatomy) The final segment of the digestive system, after (distal to) the ileum and before (proximal to) the anus
  3. A rhetorical figure consisting of a clause which is grammatically, but not logically, complete.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: karteldarm(nl)m
  • French: cí´lon(fr)m
  • German: Grimmdarm(de, Kolon, n}}, {{t-, de)m
  • Italian: m(it, due punti)p
  • Spanish: colon(es)m

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