1. coal gas gaseous mixture produced by distillation of bituminous coal and used for heating and lighting
  2. Colchis (Greek mythology) a region on the Black Sea to the south of the Caucasus that was the site of an ancient country where (according to Greek mythology) Jason sought the Golden Fleece
  3. Colocasia small genus of perennial tuberous herbs of tropical Asia: taro
  4. colleague an associate that one works with
  5. allegory a short moral story
  6. legacy a gift of personal property by will
  7. colloquial characteristic of informal spoken language or conversation
  8. college an institution of higher education
  9. collage a paste-up of pieces to form an artistic image
  10. collegial having authority vested equally among colleagues
  11. coleus any of various Old World tropical plants of the genus Coleus having multicolored decorative leaves and spikes of blue flowers
  12. Culex type genus of the Culicidae: widespread genus of mosquitoes distinguished by holding the body parallel to the resting surface
  13. collegian a student (or former student) at a college or university
  14. collegiate of or resembling or typical of a university
  15. cologne a perfumed liquid made of essential oils and alcohol
  16. colitis inflammation of the colon
  17. colours a distinguishing emblem
  18. galax tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart-shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall
  19. colors a distinguishing emblem
  20. collins tall iced drink of liquor (usually gin) with fruit juice

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