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English definition of “colon”

colon

noun [C]     /ˈkəʊlɒn/
MARK B2 a mark (:) used before a list, an example, an explanation, etc Punctuation
BODY PART the large intestine (= lower part of a person's bowels)The digestive system
(Definition of colon noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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