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The dried cotyledons of Cola nitida or other species of Cola (family Sterculiaceae) that contain caffeine, theobromine, and a soluble principle, colatin; used as a cardiac and central nervous system stimulant.
Synonym(s): cola (1)


, kola (kō′lă) [W. African kola]
A genus of tropical trees that produce the kola nut. A kola nut extract is used in pharmaceutical preparations and as a main ingredient in some carbonated beverages.
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I consider that through this statement Kola is finally going back to his homeland and I hope this message reaches his family.
In this article I will examine the contemporary situation that has evolved alongside the Kola Saami lexicography.
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While gotu kola has medicinal properties to heal a number of conditions (like hepatitis, syphilis, stomach ulcers, epilepsy, diarrhea, asthma, high blood pressure and arthritis) it is best known as a "food for the brain.
kola (1kg) were exhaustively extracted with 3000 mL of 70% methanol.
Before I met Kola I can't say that I fully considered the demands of motherhood against a hectic lifestyle and limited financial support, or the balancing act between being there for your children and providing for them.
kola seeds powder as fertility enhancer in fish and the need to establish the efficacy of G.
5bn) loan to local metals group the Kola Mining Company, the group's parent Norilsk Nickel said on Thursday.
Gotu Kola Complex promotes the body's normal tissue-repair process and healthy blood vessels while assisting normal circulation.
It is to be located on the eastern shore of the Kola Bay, only about 10 km from the City of Murmansk.
Yevgeny Muraviev, previously Head of Kola MMC, has been appointed Director of the Polar Division.