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Colt

  

      n   Trademark   a type of revolver, pistol, etc.  
     (C19: named after Samuel Colt (1814--62), American inventor)  


colt  
      n  
1    a male horse or pony under the age of four  
2    an awkward or inexperienced young person  
3      (Sport)  
a    a young and inexperienced player  
b    a member of a junior team  
     (Old English colt young ass, of obscure origin; compare Swedish dialect kult young animal, boy)  
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colt  
      n  
1    a male horse or pony under the age of four  
2    an awkward or inexperienced young person  
3      (Sport)  
a    a young and inexperienced player  
b    a member of a junior team  
     (Old English colt young ass, of obscure origin; compare Swedish dialect kult young animal, boy)  


Colt  
      n   Trademark   a type of revolver, pistol, etc.  
     (C19: named after Samuel Colt (1814--62), American inventor)  

English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  

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Colet, col, colter, cot

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