a brownish seed, about the size of a chestnut, produced by a tropical tree belonging to the genus Cola, containing both caffeine and theobromine: its extract is used in soft drinks.
a variant spelling of cola nut
[koh-luh; kaw-luh] /ˈkoʊ lə; ˈkɔ lə/ noun 1. Also called Kola Peninsula. a peninsula in the NW Russian Federation in Europe, between the White and Barents seas. /ˈkəʊlə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of cola1 n. “the cola nut,” 1830, variant of cola (q.v.).
- Kolar gold fields
/kəʊˈlɑː/ noun 1. a city in S India, in SE Karnataka: a major gold-mining centre since 1881. Pop: 176 000 (2005 est)
[koh-lahr] /koʊˈlɑr/ noun 1. a city in SE Karnataka, in S India: rich mining district.
[kawl-buh] /ˈkɔl bə/ noun 1. Georg [gey-awrk] /geɪˈɔrk/ (Show IPA), 1877–1947, German sculptor. Kolbe (kôl’bə) German chemist who was the first to synthesize an organic compound from inorganic materials (1843-45). He also developed an electrolytic procedure for the preparation of alkanes, and in 1859 synthesized salicylic acid from coal tar, which laid the foundation for […]