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collaborate to work with someone else on a project.
collage a type of art work in which different kinds of materials are pasted onto a surface to make a picture. These materials can be anything from paper and photographs, to cloth and buttons.
collapse to fall down; give way; cave in. [5 definitions]
collar the part of a piece of clothing that goes around the neck. It is sometimes folded over. [3 definitions]
collarbone either of two bones joining the breastbone and the shoulder blades.
collard a type of vegetable like cabbage that is grown for food. [2 definitions]
colleague a person who has the same job or employer as another.
collect to gather together. [5 definitions]
collection the act of collecting. [3 definitions]
college a school of higher learning that one attends after high school. Most college programs require four years of study.
collide to strike or bump into one another with force. [2 definitions]
collie a Scottish breed of dog. Collies are large dogs with long, narrow heads and long hair. They were once raised to herd sheep.
collision an act or instance of coming together with force; crash.
Colombia a country in northern South America. Bogota is the capital of Colombia.
Colombian of or having to do with Colombia or its people, culture, or the like.
colon1 a punctuation mark (:). It is used to introduce a series, quotation, or explanation. [2 definitions]
colon2 the largest part of the large intestine.
colonel an officer in the U.S. Army, Air Force, and Marines who ranks above lieutenant colonel and below general.
colonial of or related to a colony or colonies. [2 definitions]
colonialism the practice that a country is engaged in when it takes over another country and sets up its own government and colony there. A "colony" is what the country is called that is taken over by the more powerful country. Colonialism serves the purpose of creating wealth and power for the ruling country.
colonist a person who lives in or is a member of a colony. [2 definitions]