colon

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Synonyms for colon

the basic unit of money in El Salvador

the basic unit of money in Costa Rica

a port city at the Caribbean entrance to the Panama Canal

a punctuation mark (:) used after a word introducing a series or an example or an explanation (or after the salutation of a business letter)

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Intestinal volvulus is rotation segment of small intestine with or without caecum and spiral colon or only the distal third of jejunum and proximal portion of ileum about its mesenteric axis (Anderson et al., 1993) resulting in distension of distal loops, compromising blood supply, necrosis and finally death of animal (Krishnamurthy et al., 1980).