Definition of Colorado
1 river 1450 miles (2334 kilometers) long in the southwestern U.S. and northwestern Mexico rising in northern Colorado and flowing southwest into the Gulf of California
2 river 600 miles (950 kilometers) long in southern Texas flowing southeast into the Gulf of Mexico
3 state of the interior western U.S. partly in the Rocky Mountains; capital Denver area 104,247 square miles (271,042 square kilometers), population 5,029,196
4 river 530 miles (853 kilometers) long in central Argentina flowing southeast to the Atlantic
Coloradanplay \-ˈra-dən, -ˈrä-\ adjective or noun
Coloradoanplay \-ˈra-dō-ən, -ˈrä-\ adjective or noun
COLORADO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Colorado for English Language Learners
: state of the U.S.
the Colorado River : river in the U.S. and Mexico
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