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cola

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cola

noun co·la \ ˈkō-lə \

Definition of cola

:a carbonated soft drink colored usually with caramel and flavored usually with extracts from kola nuts

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Origin and Etymology of cola

from Coca-Cola, a trademark


COLA

abbreviation \ ˈkō-lə \

Definition of COLA

1 cost-of-living adjustment
2 cost-of-living allowance

COLA Defined for English Language Learners

cola

noun

Definition of cola for English Language Learners

  • : a sweet brown drink that contains many bubbles


COLA Defined for Kids

cola

noun co·la \ ˈkō-lə \

Definition of cola for Students

plural colas
:a sweet brown carbonated soft drink that contains flavoring from the nut of a tropical tree

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COLA

abbreviation \ ˈkō-lə \

legal Definition of COLA

1 cost-of-living adjustment
2 cost-of-living allowance

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