Colorado

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geographical name Col·o·ra·do \ˌkä-lə-ˈra-(ˌ)dō, chiefly by outsiders -ˈrä-\

Definition of Colorado

  1. 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. 2 river 600 miles (950 kilometers) long in southern Texas flowing southeast into the Gulf of Mexico

  3. 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. 4 river 530 miles (853 kilometers) long in central Argentina flowing southeast to the Atlantic

Coloradan

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Coloradoan

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COLORADO Defined for English Language Learners

Colorado

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geographical name Col·o·ra·do \ˌkä-lə-ˈra-(ˌ)dō, chiefly by outsiders -ˈrä-\

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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