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co·la

(kō'lă),
1. Synonym(s): kola
2. [L.] strain (imperative form).

cola

(kō′lə)
n.
A plural of colon2.
A generic term for a carbonated beverage—commonly called ‘soda’ or ‘pop’—either artificially sweetened with saccharin or aspartame—average < 5 calories—or glucose, fructose—average 170 calories—purchased in cans or bottles or served from a tap
Adverse effects on health—peer-reviewed data: Carbonation is associated with dental erosion, osteoporosis, increased risk of fractures, and kidney stones; the sweeteners are linked to obesity and increased risk of type 2 diabetes

COLA

Commission on Office Laboratory Accreditation.

Cola

, 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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Diapositiva siguiente: las primeras criaturas de Santa Rosa fueron Orange Squash, Lemon Squash, Kola Rosada.
Pero en la fabula oficial que Lindley cuenta sobre la Inca Kola ese lobo no existe.
Segunda estrategia: "Inca Kola OK" fue el eslogan mas primitivo.