Meaning of COLOMBO in English

I. colombo

variant of calumba

II. co·lom·bo kəˈləm(ˌ)bō adjective

Usage: usually capitalized

Etymology: from Colombo, Ceylon

1. : of or from Colombo, the capital of Ceylon : of the kind or style prevalent in Colombo


[from the first conference's having taken place in Colombo]

: of, concerning, or participated in by India, Pakistan, Burma, Ceylon, and Indonesia

the Colombo plan

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