HyperDic: colonial

English > 4 senses of the word colonial:
ADJECTIVEpertcolonialof or relating to or characteristic of or inhabiting a colony
pertcolonialof animals who live in colonies, such as ants
allcolonial, compoundcomposed of many distinct / distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony
NOUNperson coloniala resident of a colony
colonial > pronunciation
Soundskahlow'niyahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > colonial: 4 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or characteristic of or inhabiting a colony.
Spanishcolonial
Catalancolonial
Nounscoloniala resident of a colony
colonya body of people who settle far from home / home / home but maintain ties with their homeland
colonya geographical area politically controlled by a distant country
English > colonial: 4 senses > adjective 2, pert
MeaningOf animals who live in colonies, such as ants.
Spanishcolonial
Catalancolonial
Nounscolonya group of organisms of the same type living or growing together
English > colonial: 4 senses > adjective 3
MeaningComposed of many distinct / distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony.
Example"coral is a colonial organism"
Synonymcompound
Categoryzoology, zoological scienceThe branch of biology that studies animals
Broadercomplexcomplicated in structure
Spanishcolonial, compuesto
Catalancolonial
English > colonial: 4 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA resident of a colony.
Member ofcolony, settlementA body of people who settle far from home / home / home but maintain ties with their homeland
Broaderresident, occupant, occupiersomeone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
Spanishcolonial, colono
Catalancolonial, colon
Adjectivescolonialof or relating to or characteristic of or inhabiting a colony

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