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colony (n):
a group of organisms of the same type living or growing together
colony (n):
(microbiology) a group of organisms grown from a single parent cell
colony (n):
a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government
Samples
the American colony in Paris
Related Words: settlement
colony (n):
a geographical area politically controlled by a distant country
Related Words: dependency
colony (n):
a place where a group of people with the same interest or occupation are concentrated
Samples
a nudist colony.
an artists' colony
colony (n):
one of the 13 British colonies that formed the original states of the United States
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Lies have short wings

Yalancının mumu yatsıya kadar yanar.
lies are always exposed eventually, lies cannot last forever


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