colossally
adverb see colossal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • colossally — colossal ► ADJECTIVE ▪ extremely large. DERIVATIVES colossally adverb. ORIGIN from Latin colossus (see COLOSSUS(Cf. ↑colossus)) …   English terms dictionary

  • colossally — See colossal. * * * …   Universalium

  • colossally — adverb In a colossal manner, or to a colossal extent …   Wiktionary

  • colossally — adv. in a colossal manner, hugely, enormously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • colossally — co·los·sal·ly …   English syllables

  • colossally — kəˈläs(ə)lē, li adverb : in a colossal manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • Colossally abundant number — In mathematics, a colossally abundant number (sometimes abbreviated as CA) is a natural number that, in some rigorous sense, has a lot of divisors. Formally, a number n is colossally abundant if and only if there is an ε > 0 such… …   Wikipedia

  • colossal — [[t]kəlɒ̱s(ə)l[/t]] ADJ GRADED (emphasis) If you describe something as colossal, you are emphasizing that it is very large. There has been a colossal waste of public money... The task they face is colossal. Syn: enormous, immense Derived words:… …   English dictionary

  • colossal — adjective Date: 1712 1. of, relating to, or resembling a colossus 2. of a bulk, extent, power, or effect approaching or suggesting the stupendous or incredible < colossal rock formations > 3. of an exceptional or astonishing degree < a colossal… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Prime number — Prime redirects here. For other uses, see Prime (disambiguation). A prime number (or a prime) is a natural number greater than 1 that has no positive divisors other than 1 and itself. A natural number greater than 1 that is not a prime number is… …   Wikipedia

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