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Col·o·ra·do

 (kŏl′ə-răd′ō, -rä′dō)
Abbr. CO or Col. or Colo.
A state of the west-central United States. It was admitted as the 38th state in 1876. First explored by the Spanish in the 16th and 17th centuries, the region was added to the United States through the Louisiana Purchase (1803) and a cession by Mexico (1848). The Colorado Territory was organized in 1861. Denver is the capital and the largest city.

Col′o·ra′dan, Col′o·ra′do·an adj. & n.
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Noun1.Coloradan - a native or resident of Colorado
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
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On July 29, the evening will include the 2010 John Iglehart Award presentation, given annually to a Coloradan whose wisdom, commitment and leadership in health policy have made a significant contribution to the Colorado Health Foundation's vision for Colorado to be the healthiest state in the nation.
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