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Even though clerks in Virginia, Colorado, Utah, and other states have been doing exactly that.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He headed west in 1860 for health reasons and to join the gold rush in Colorado.
Even in places as blue-leaning as Colorado, Latino support for pro-growth Republicans has been growing.
She now serves as an Associate Professor at Colorado State University and has authored several books on autism and animal science.The Most Inspiring Bits of Temple Grandin’s Reddit AMA|Emily Shire|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“He came out [to Colorado] and played in the primary,” Tancredo lamented.The ‘Stop Chris Christie’ Movement Begins. Good Luck With That.|Olivia Nuzzi|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Broken in health and in fortune, he went to Colorado in 1879, where he remained seven years.Recollections of Abraham Lincoln 1847-1865|Ward Hill Lamon
The expedition dispatched for the purpose of exploring the Colorado River has reached a point thirty miles from its mouth.
In 1913 Loffler sought a larger field for his peculiar talents and left Colorado Springs.
This insect is not uncommon among the mountains of Colorado.The Butterfly Book|William Jacob Holland
Then he went all through Kansas and Colorado, gathering pore stockmen what had been robbed and ruined by the rich men's law.Curly|Roger Pocock
British Dictionary definitions for colorado
Word Origin for Colorado
Word Origin and History for colorado
U.S. state (organized as a territory 1861, admitted as a state 1876), named for the river, Spanish Rio Colorado, from colorado "ruddy, reddish," literally "colored," past participle of colorar "to color, dye, paint," from Latin colorare (see coloration).
Culture definitions for colorado
State in the west-central United States in the Rocky Mountains, bordered by Wyoming and Nebraska to the north, Nebraska and Kansas to the east, Oklahoma and New Mexico to the south, and Utah to the west. Its capital and largest city is Denver.