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Synonyms for colony

Synonyms for colony

an area subject to rule by an outside power

Synonyms for colony

a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland

a group of organisms of the same type living or growing together

one of the 13 British colonies that formed the original states of the United States

a place where a group of people with the same interest or occupation are concentrated

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a geographical area politically controlled by a distant country

(microbiology) a group of organisms grown from a single parent cell

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Multikine is a patented immunotherapeutic agent consisting of a defined mixture of naturally occurring cytokines, including interleukins, interferons, chemokines and colony-stimulating factors.
TER199 is an orally active molecule that has been shown in animal studies to increase the population of bone marrow cells, as occurs with colony-stimulating factors used to reduce susceptibility to infection following cancer chemotherapy.