coloplication co·lo·pli·ca·tion (kō’lə-plĭ-kā’shən)
The surgical reduction of the lumen of a dilated colon by making folds or tucks in its walls.
1. a combining form meaning “gelatinous, glutinous; glue,” used in the formation of compound words: colloblast. 2. a combining form representing in compound words: collotype.
- Collision zone
collision zone (kə-lĭzh’ən) See convergent plate boundary.
noun 1. insurance protecting an automobile owner against loss or damage to the automobile resulting from a collision or other accident.
noun, Physics. 1. the distance between the centers of two colliding molecules when at their closest point of approach.