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

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

Other Words from Colorado

Coloradan \ˌkä-lə-ˈra-dᵊn, -ˈrä- \ adjective or noun
Coloradoan \ˌkä-lə-ˈra-dō-ən, -ˈrä- \ adjective or noun

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