a country or area under the political control of a distant country
(the area settled by) a group of people from the same country or with the same interests, profession, etc.living together
a group of the same kind of animals or plants living or growing together
"the American colony in Paris"
"a nudist colony"
"an artists' colony"
Colonies sent from England, to plant Virginia.
A ship stored for a voyage to the colonies.
出自： S. Johnson