Definitions for COLAˈkoʊ lə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Cola, genus Cola(noun)

    large genus of African trees bearing kola nuts

  2. cola, dope(noun)

    carbonated drink flavored with extract from kola nuts (`dope' is a southernism in the United States)

Wiktionary

  1. cola(Noun)

    The kola plant, famous for its nut, or one of these nuts.

  2. cola(Noun)

    A beverage or a drink made with kola nut flavoring, caramel and carbonated water.

Freebase

  1. Cola

    Cola is a carbonated beverage that originally contained caffeine from the kola nut and cocaine from coca leaves and was flavored with vanilla and other ingredients. Most colas now use other flavoring ingredients with a similar taste and no longer contain cocaine. It became popular worldwide after pharmacist John Pemberton invented Coca-Cola in 1886. His non-alcoholic recipe was inspired by the Coca wine of pharmacist Angelo Mariani, created in 1863; it still contained cocaine. Coca-Cola is a major international brand. It usually contains caramel color, caffeine and sweeteners such as sugar or high fructose corn syrup.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Cola

    A plant genus of the family STERCULIACEAE. This is the source of the kola nut which contains CAFFEINE and is used in popular beverages.

Anagrams of COLA

  1. Acol

  2. Caló

  3. Coal

  4. LCAO


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