Definisi 'colony'

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noun
1 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 Terjemahkan
Example:
the American colony in Paris
source: wordnet30

2 a group of organisms of the same type living or growing together Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

3 one of the 13 British colonies that formed the original states of the United States Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 a place where a group of people with the same interest or occupation are concentrated Terjemahkan
Example:
a nudist colony
an artists' colony
source: wordnet30

5 a geographical area politically controlled by a distant country Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

6 (microbiology) a group of organisms grown from a single parent cell Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

7 A company of people transplanted from their mother country to a remote province or country, and remaining subject to the jurisdiction of the parent state; as, the British colonies in America. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

8 A cell family or group of common origin, mostly of unicellular organisms, esp. among the lower algæ. They may adhere in chains or groups, or be held together by a gelatinous envelope. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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