colo

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See also: Colo, colo-, and čoło

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

colo (uncountable)

  1. (computing) co-location.
    The previous wall outlet tests at their colo facility ran for 6 days straight without issue.
    One was a mistake in the colo, where there was a mislabeled circuit, so they cut power to 1/3 of one of our racks.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a contraction of the preposition con (with) + neuter singular article lo (the).

Contraction[edit]

colo n (masculine col, feminine cola, masculine plural colos, feminine plural coles)

  1. with the

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

colo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of colar

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Zoll.

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Noun[edit]

colo (accusative singular colon, plural coloj, accusative plural colojn)

  1. inch

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  • futo (foot); 12 inches
  • jardo (yard); 3 feet or 36 inches
  • mejlo (mile); 1,760 yards or 63,360 inches

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

colo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of colare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From earlier *quelō, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷel- (to move; to turn (around)). Many cognates including Ancient Greek πέλ (pél), Sanskrit चरति (cárati), English wheel. Same Proto-Indo-European root also gave Latin in-quil-īnus (inhabitant) and anculus (servant).

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Verb[edit]

present active colō, present infinitive colere, perfect active coluī, supine cultum

  1. I till, cultivate
  2. I inhabit
  3. I protect, nurture
  4. (figuratively) I worship, honor
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Etymology 2[edit]

From cōlum (colander, strainer).

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Verb[edit]

present active cōlō, present infinitive cōlāre, perfect active cōlāvī, supine cōlātum

  1. I filter, strain, purify
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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese colo, from Latin collum (neck).

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Noun[edit]

colo m (plural colos)

  1. lap (upper legs of a seated person)
  2. (anatomy) neck; collum (part of body connecting the head and the trunk)
  3. (anatomy) neck (part of a bone that connects its head to its body)
  4. (anatomy) cervix (necklike portion of any part)
  5. gap (mountain or hill pass)
  6. (botany) the channel of an archegonium
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin cōlon (colon), from Ancient Greek κῶλον (kôlon, limb).

Noun[edit]

colo m (plural colos)

  1. Alternative form of cólon.

Etymology 3[edit]

Inflected form of colar (to glue; to adhere).

Verb[edit]

colo

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of colar