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Hikombirhi - Colon

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Definition of colon
- Colon n
- The part of the large intestine between the cecum and the rectum; it extracts moisture from food residues before they are excreted
- The basic unit of money in El Salvador; equal to 100 centavos [syn: {El Salvadoran colon}]
- The basic unit of money in Costa Rica; equal to 100 centimos [syn: {Costa Rican colon}]
- A port city at the Caribbean entrance to the Panama Canal [syn: {Aspinwall}]
- A punctuation mark (:) used after a word introducing a series or an example or an explanation (or after the salutation of a business letter) [also: {colones} (pl), {cola} (pl)]
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