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Coiffure

(noun) the arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair)

Synonyms : coif , hair style , hairdo , hairstyle

(verb) arrange attractively
Synonyms : arrange , coif , coiffe , do , dress , set

coiffure=c(coconut)+oi(oil)+ffure(for fur)......for betterment of hair style..

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Coin

Short Definition : make coins; invent or fabricate (a word or phrase); N. coinage: word or phrase recently invented


(noun) a flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money

(verb) make up


ex  :  coin phrases or words

(verb) form by stamping, punching, or printing
Synonyms : mint , strike

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Colander

Short Definition : utensil with perforated bottom used for straining

Definition
(noun) bowl-shaped strainer; used to wash or drain foods
Synonyms : cullender

colander- ol(hole) ander(under) ie hole in bottom..wr bottom of an utensil..!!

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Collaborate

Short Definition : work together; cooperate treasonably with the enemy

Definition
(verb) work together on a common enterprise of project

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Collage

Short Definition : work of art put together from fragments

(noun) any collection of diverse things

(noun) a paste-up made by sticking together pieces of paper or photographs to form an artistic image
Synonyms : montage

collage -- college, it is a place where different mentalities/cultures of different individuals mix together...

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Collate

Short Definition : examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)

(verb) compare critically; of texts

(verb) to assemble in proper sequence

Ex : collate the papers

corelate = for corelating, we first arrange it in order and then make critical comparisons

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Col-lateral

corelate = for corelating, we first arrange it in order and then make critical comparisons

(noun) a security pledged for the repayment of a loan

(adj) descended from a common ancestor but through different lines
Synonyms : indirect

Ex ; cousins are collateral relatives

(adj) serving to support or corroborate

Ex : collateral evidence

(adj) accompany, concomitant

Ex : collateral target damage from a bombing run

(adj) situated or running side by side

Ex : collateral ridges of mountains

When you give a loan to someone and he doesnot return the money what will you do??? You'll call him repeatedly but he will say "CALL LATER". To avoid this scene, you will take some kind of security such as property, jewellery...

 

 

 

 

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Collation

Short Definition : a light meal; collating

(noun) a light informal meal
Synonyms : bite , snack

(noun) assembling in proper numerical or logical sequence

(noun) careful examination and comparison to note points of disagreement

split as cold + nation >> in cold nations(where the temperature is usually low), we get only fried chicken or salads for meals, which is a kind of light meal for we indians.

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Collected

(adj) in full control of your faculties
Synonyms : equanimous , poised , self-collected , self-contained , self-possessed

Ex : the witness remained collected throughout the cross-examination

(adj) brought together in one place
Synonyms : gathered
Ex : the collected works of Milton

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Colloquial

Short Definition : pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression

(adj) characteristic of informal spoken language or conversation
Synonyms : conversational

Ex ; wrote her letters in a colloquial style

colloquial - can be read as Coll - local so we use local language(informal) language in our college.

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Colloquy

(noun) a conversation especially a formal one

call a guy.. , Wn u call a guy u bcom more formal (Formal conversation )

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Collusion

Short Definition : conspiring in a fraudulent scheme to cheat or deceive others; V. collude

(noun) secret agreement

people who involve in collusion, try to create an Illusion that everything is fine

Some ppl in real do not practice rule of pollusion but in speech they asign " Go green , bla bla!" so they hv a great collusion in mind.

 

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Colossal

Short Definition : huge

Definition
(adj) so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe
Synonyms : prodigious , stupendous

 remember the colosseum - one of the seven wonders of the world, which was a huge theatre in the olden days

Seum ke dhore niye gelo roman king Titus. Colosseum e oke chere dilo boro ekta hungry lion er samne. 80,000 lok amphitheatre e boshe dekhlo ei drissho.

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Colossus

Short Definition : gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance

(noun) someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful
Synonyms : behemoth , giant , goliath , monster

(noun) a person of exceptional importance and reputation
Synonyms : behemoth , giant , heavyweight , titan

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Comeback

Short Definition : retort; quick clever reply; return to former status

Definition
(noun) a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
Synonyms : counter , rejoinder , replication , retort , return , riposte

(noun) return by a celebrity to some previously successful activity

yuvraj played a comeback innings against england

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Comely

Short Definition : attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance

(adj) according with custom or propriety

(adj) very pleasing to the eye
Synonyms : bonnie , bonny , fair , sightly

KOMAL, take it as a name and also concentrate on the meaning, first it is a girl so it wud seem attractive to boys !!! and acc to meaning one who is komal, soft n simple is easily agreeable..

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Com-estible

(noun) any substance that can be used as food
Synonyms : eatable , edible , pabulum , victual , victuals

(adj) suitable for use as food
Synonyms : eatable , edible

comestible rhymes Digestible-something fit tobe eaten are digestible