Definitions for "Colony"
Keywords:  bees, drones, brood, hive, queen
A number of animals or plants living or growing together, beyond their usual range.
A cluster or aggregation of zooids of any compound animal, as in the corals, hydroids, certain tunicates, etc.
A community of social insects, as ants, bees, etc.
A cell family or group of common origin, mostly of unicellular organisms, esp. among the lower algæ. They may adhere in chains or groups, or be held together by a gelatinous envelope.
a group of microorganisms originating as the descendents of one individual cell, growing on a gelled growth medium, as of gelatin or agar; especially, such a group that has grown to a sufficient number to be visible to the naked eye.
A population of cells growing on solid medium (plates) arising from a single colony forming unit.
A group preparing to become an active Alpha Chi Omega collegiate chapter.
group of students who have started a new fraternity or sorority.
A student organization in the final stage prior to being a chartered chapter of a Greek Lettered organization.
A company of people transplanted from their mother country to a remote province or country, and remaining subject to the jurisdiction of the parent state; as, the British colonies in America.
The district or country colonized; a settlement.
a territory subject to the ruling governmental authority of another country and not a part of the ruling country.
A bryozoan clonal structure composed of all units budded asexually from one larva.
group of genetically identical, asexually produced, and physically and physiologically linked individuals. The ecology of colonial animals is very different in some ways than that of solitary animals and resembles that of clonal plants.
Keywords:  album, damien, dempsey, bjorn, lynne
Bjorn Lynne album.
"Colony" is a song written by Irish singer-songwriter Damien Dempsey. It was originally released on his first album 'They Don't Teach This Shit in School', and then also included on his third album 'Shots'. The song is critical of the English attempted 'colonization' of Ireland, and also criticizes all colonial powers and their colonies throughout the world.
Keywords:  novel, spaceship, buffy, rob, voyage
Colony was the first novel written by Rob Grant outside the Red Dwarf series. It's based on a spaceship sent out on a voyage taking several centuries in order to colonise another planet.
Colony is an original novel based on the U.S. television series Buffy.
word colonus is a Latin word for "cultivator" or "farmer." Colonia literally means the "collective of farmers." Colonies set up under the auspices of the Roman state played a vital part in the subjugation of Italy and it the spread of Roman influence.
a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government
A town in a Roman province where Roman citizens settled. Especially applies to retired Roman soldiers. In Britain, the largest colony was in Colchester
an off-shoot from a parent stock, and its chief characteristic is dependence
This is when one city (such as Athens) sends of a group of families to settle in a foreign land and be self-sufficient. An example of an Athenian colony is Chalcis. These benefit the parent city as it gives them foreign influence, and the colonials as they become the local power source. Pisistratus sent the Philaid family to colonies as it kept them occupied.
"Colony" is the sixteenth episode of the second season of The X-Files, a science-fiction television series created by Chris Carter. The episode follows part of the X-Files myth-arc, and is the first episode to fully reveal aliens, in the form of the Alien Bounty Hunter.
Colony is an arcade adventure and strategy computer game released in 1987 for several 8-bit computer formats by Mastertronic on their Bulldog label.
a town outside of SW City borders located along the Planetary Waterways that ultimately connect to Irenic Ocean
Keywords:  spinners, lunar, domes, habitat, modern
In modern usage, the word Colony refers to an enclosed space habitat of some kind. Both the Lunar domes and the L5 spinners are commonly referred to as colonies.
a possession of some national state situated at a certain distance from it, which is ruled by a government subordinated to the metropolis
A community on foreign land beyond the borders of a state, which the state has established (set up) and rules over. Compass An instrument for finding direction, with a freely moving magnetic pointer (needle) which always turns to magnetic north.
Keywords:  beaver, scouts, canada, section, name
The name for a section of Beavers. A Beaver Colony (Scouts Canada).
Keywords:  unified, mind
a unified Mind
This article is about a political topic. For the biological term see: Colony (biology).
a simple virtual organization composed by exactly one leader, offering some broker-like services, and some set of Individuals
a collection of chromosomes which evolves as the algorithm progresses
a collection of individuals that cooperate in the rearing of young and that share resources (e
a region or state established as the possession of a separate nation; Languages & Religion
Keywords:  population, depend, members, large
A large population whose members depend on each other
Keywords:  bacteria, large, number
A large number of bacteria.