colones colones

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the part of the large intestine between the cecum and the rectum; it extracts moisture from food residues before they are excreted
  2. (n) the basic unit of money in El Salvador; equal to 100 centavos
  3. (n) the basic unit of money in Costa Rica; equal to 100 centimos
  4. (n) a port city at the Caribbean entrance to the Panama Canal
  5. (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)

Usage(s):

  • Out in the countryside, ABC and NBC vans in search of the elusive Cuban bogged down in the mud, and a Salvadoran peasant collected two crisp 100 colones notes ($80) to haul the .
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