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Meaning of COL

Pronunciation:  kâl

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a pass between mountain peaks

COL is a 3 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: gap
 See Also: mountain pass, notch, pass, water gap, wind gap



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Col-\
    A prefix signifying with, together. See {Com-}.
  2. \Col\, n. [F., neck, fr. L. collum neck.]
    A short ridge connecting two higher elevations or mountains;
    the pass over such a ridge.
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