[kuh-losh-uh n] /kəˈlɒʃ ən/
a native or inhabitant of Colossae.
one of the Christians of Colossae, to whom Paul addressed one of his Epistles.
of or relating to Colossae or its inhabitants.
a native or inhabitant of Colossae
(New Testament) any of the Christians of Colossae to whom St Paul’s Epistle was addressed
[kuh-losh-uh nz] /kəˈlɒʃ ənz/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. a book of the New Testament, written by Paul. Abbreviation: Col. [kuh-losh-uh n] /kəˈlɒʃ ən/ noun 1. a native or inhabitant of Colossae. 2. one of the Christians of Colossae, to whom Paul addressed one of his Epistles. adjective 3. of or relating to […]
[kuh-los-uh s] /kəˈlɒs əs/ noun, plural colossi [kuh-los-ahy] /kəˈlɒs aɪ/ (Show IPA), colossuses. 1. (initial capital letter) the legendary bronze statue of Helios at Rhodes. Compare . 2. any statue of gigantic size. 3. anything , gigantic, or very powerful. /kəˈlɒsəs/ noun (pl) -si (-saɪ), -suses 1. something very large, esp a statue n. “gigantic […]
[mem-non] /ˈmɛm nɒn/ noun 1. Colossus of, (in ancient Egypt) a colossal statue near Thebes said to produce a musical sound when the rays of the early morning sun struck it. Compare . 2. Classical Mythology. an Ethiopian king slain by Achilles in the Trojan War. noun 1. an ancient Egyptian stone monument near Thebes, […]
[kuh-los-tuh-mee] /kəˈlɒs tə mi/ noun, plural colostomies. Surgery. 1. the construction of an artificial opening from the colon through the abdominal wall, thus bypassing a diseased portion of the lower intestine and permitting the passage of intestinal contents. 2. the opening so constructed. /kəˈlɒstəmɪ/ noun (pl) -mies 1. the surgical formation of an opening from […]