But in his late 20s, his mother became very sick from colon cancer and said to him, “When am I going to see you on TV?”
The bacteria in your colon thrive on nondigestible fiber, also known as prebiotics.
At the age of 16, however, Chriqui lost her mother after a long battle with first colon cancer and then liver cancer.
Regular aspirin use reduces the risk of colon polyps by 19 percent.
The sex-abuse allegations remained, and court records show that colon was indicted on November 1, 2004.
colon came to the scratch, smiling and confident, when the half mile run over the track was called.
A colon was flogged, chained, and thrown into prison, where he was forgotten.
They do not use the period as the mark of the decimal, but employ a dot at the level of the upper dot of a colon, as in 31416.
Rizal was at once re-embarked, on the colon, and returned to Manila, a state prisoner.
But on that same day four hundred new Colombian troops were landed at colon.
punctuation mark, 1540s, from Latin colon "part of a poem," from Greek kolon (with a long initial -o-) "part of a verse," literally "limb," from PIE root *(s)kel- "to bend, crooked" (see scalene). Meaning evolved from "independent clause" to punctuation mark that sets it off.
"large intestine," late 14c., from Greek kolon (with a short initial -o-) "large intestine, food, meat," of unknown origin.
colon co·lon (kō'lən)
n. pl. co·lons or co·la (-lə)
The division of the large intestine extending from the cecum to the rectum.
The longest part of the large intestine, extending from the cecum to the rectum. Water and electrolytes are absorbed, solidified, and prepared for elimination as feces in the colon. The colon also contains bacteria that help in the body's absorption of nutrients from digested material.
A punctuation mark (:) used to introduce a description, an explanation, or a list. For example, “She would own only one kind of pet: a Siamese cat” and “The little boy announced that he wanted the following for his birthday: two sweaters, a new tent, and three toy cars.”