Pronunciation: (kol'um-bīn"),[key] —n. 1. a plant, Aquilegia caerula, of the buttercup family, having showy flowers with white petals and white to blue sepals that form long, backward spurs: the state flower of Colorado.
2. any of various other plants of the genus Aquilegia, characterized by divided leaves and showy flowers of various colors.
Pronunciation: (kol'um-bīn", -bin),[key] —adj. 1. of a dove.
2. dovelike; dove-colored.
Pronunciation: (kol'um-bīn"),[key] —n. 1. a female character in commedia dell'arte and pantomime: sweetheart of Harlequin.
2. a female given name.