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Meaning of “cola” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of cola from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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colanoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈkoʊ·lə/
a ​sweet, ​bubbly, ​browndrink that does not ​containalcohol, or a ​glass of this ​drink
(Definition of cola from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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COLAnoun [C]

uk   us  
abbreviation for cost of living adjustment
abbreviation for cost of living allowance
(Definition of COLA from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cola”
in Arabic كولا…
in Korean 콜라…
in Portuguese refrigerante tipo Coca-Cola…
in Catalan cola…
in Japanese コーラ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可乐饮料,碳酸类饮料…
in Turkish kola…
in Russian кока-кола…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可樂飲料,碳酸類飲料…
in Italian bibita tipo Coca-Cola…
in Polish cola…
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