Cola vs Shasta - What's the difference?

cola | shasta |

As proper nouns the difference between cola and shasta

is that cola is (internet|acronym) composlinuxadvocacy (a usenet newsgroup) while shasta is (trademark) a brand of cola.

As a noun cola

is .



Etymology 1

From a (etyl) language, compare Temne kola, Mandinka kola. The beverage "Coca-Cola" was what made the term widely known.

Alternative forms

* (the plant or nut) kola


  • The kola plant, genus Cola , famous for its nut, or one of these nuts.
  • A beverage or a made with kola nut flavoring, caramel and carbonated water.
  • See also

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    Etymology 2

    See colon


  • (obsolete)
  • * 2008 , Alexandre Allauzen, Review of “Mathematical Linguistics” by Andras Kornai
  • In this part, the author presents a prosodic hierarchy describing syllables, moras, feet, cola and a typology for words and stress.


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    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (trademark) A brand of cola.
  • A place name.
  • Quotations

    * “ *: Fry: It’s Saturday night; I’ve got no date, a two liter bottle of Shasta , and my all-Rush mix tape... let's rock. * ” *: ’Cause I’m the Master Blaster drinking up the Shasta / My voice sounds sweet ’cause it has-ta * , season 2, episode 1 *: Turtle: Do you happen to have any diet creamsicle Shasta , by any chance? * Quest , final episode, Channel 101[] *: Shasta'. I need diet root beer ' Shasta .


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