cola cola  /ˈkoʊ lə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) large genus of African trees bearing kola nuts
  2. (n) carbonated drink flavored with extract from kola nuts (`dope' is a southernism in the United States)
  3. (n) the part of the large intestine between the cecum and the rectum; it extracts moisture from food residues before they are excreted
  4. (n) the basic unit of money in El Salvador; equal to 100 centavos
  5. (n) the basic unit of money in Costa Rica; equal to 100 centimos
  6. (n) a port city at the Caribbean entrance to the Panama Canal
  7. (n) a punctuation mark (:) used after a word introducing a series or an example or an explanation (or after the salutation of a business letter)

News

  1. Video: Almanac: Pepsi-Cola

    In 1903, Pepsi-Cola was officially registered with the U.S. Patent Office. Lee Cowan looks back at one of the most iconic brands of all time and the hard-fought battles it's had with rival Coke.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: CBS News

  2. Almanac: Pepsi-Cola

    On June 16, 1903, a North Carolina chemist was granted a trademark for a new soft drink - and a "cola war" was born
    on June 16, 2013     Source: CBS News

  3. Coca-Cola and BET Networks Give Teens an Ahh-Mazing Summer

    Ahh, it’s summertime. Coca-Cola and BET Networks are heating up the season for talented teens by offering an exclusive opportunity to perform with young hip-hop star Diggy on the No.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "I'm stunned at the controversy that is erupting over a partnership between the Venice City Hall and one of the largest and most prestigious brands in the world, Coca-Cola," Venice Mayor Massimo Cacciari said in a statement.
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Massimo Cacciari Source: USA Today

  2. "I'm already looking forward to next weekend's (Coca-Cola) 600," Kahne said after winning the $1 million prize. "It gets me excited to come back to the track next week. I know it's good for myself and I definitely know it's good for the team...
    on May 18, 2008 By: Kasey Kahne Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "People will give up half a day's salary to get a Coca-Cola (nyse: KO - news - people ) in some parts of the world. We market Coke well. We market McDonald's (nyse: MCD - news - people ) well. We market our rap music, our movies, our jeans,"...
    on Jul 8, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Forbes

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