[kol-uh m-bair-ee-uh m] /ˌkɒl əmˈbɛər i əm/
noun, plural columbaria
[kol-uh m-bair-ee-uh] /ˌkɒl əmˈbɛər i ə/ (Show IPA)
a sepulchral vault or other structure with recesses in the walls to receive the ashes of the dead.
any one of these recesses.
noun (pl) -ia (-ɪə)
another name for a dovecote
a vault having niches for funeral urns
a hole in a wall into which a beam is inserted
“subterranean sepulchre in ancient Roman places with niches for urns holding remains,” neuter of Latin columbarius, “dove-cote” (so called from resemblance), literally “pertaining to doves;” from columba “dove.” Literal sense of “dove-cote” is attested in English from 1881.
[kol-uh m-ber-ee] /ˈkɒl əmˌbɛr i/ noun, plural columbaries. 1. a dovecote or pigeon house.
[kuh-luhm-beyt, -bit] /kəˈlʌm beɪt, -bɪt/ noun, Chemistry. 1. .
- Columbia appletalk package
networking (CAP) An implementation of Apple Computer’s AppleTalk protocols for Unix 4.2BSD and its derivatives, from Columbia University. There are two different LAP delivery mechanisms for: IPTalk and Ethertalk (possibly using UAB). CAP supports the following AppleTalk protocols: AppleTalk Transaction Protocol (ATP), Name Binding Protocol (NBP), Printer Access Protocol (PAP), AppleTalk Session Protocol (ASP), AppleTalk […]
noun 1. a city in SE Minnesota, near Minneapolis.