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English noun: CO

1. CO (substance) an odorless very poisonous gas that is a product of incomplete combustion of carbon

Synonymscarbon monoxide, carbon monoxide gas

Broader (hypernym)monoxide

2. Co (substance) a hard ferromagnetic silver-white bivalent or trivalent metallic element; a trace element in plant and animal nutrition

Synonymsatomic number 27, cobalt

Broader (hypernym)metal, metallic element

Narrower (hyponym)cobalt 60

Substance meronymcobaltite, smaltite

3. CO (person) one who refuses to serve in the armed forces on grounds of conscience

Synonymsconscientious objector

Broader (hypernym)contestant, dissenter, dissident, objector, protester

4. CO (location) a state in west central United States in the Rocky Mountains

SynonymsCentennial State, Colorado

Instance hypernymAmerican state

Part holonymArkansas, Arkansas River, Boulder, capital of Colorado, Colorado, Colorado Plateau, Colorado River, Colorado Springs, Denver, Mesa Verde National Park, Mile-High City, Mount Sherman, North Platte, North Platte River, Pike's Peak, Pueblo, Republican, Republican River, Rocky Mountain National Park, San Juan Mountains, Sherman, South Platte, South Platte River

Part meronymAmerica, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA

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