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The software colossus stands accused of using its market power unfairly.
In contrast to the pyramids, the colossus was the shortest lived of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
Today, it is the capital of an emerging economic colossus.
The company is unrepentant about being an old-fashioned corporate colossus.
But so much for his police record-it's his music that made him the colossus that he is.
Brown was still a colossus, but a colossus stands still, and the time required him to move a bit.
What's true of the eight-hundred-pound gorilla is true of the colossus that is the pharmaceutical industry.
The talk was all of a coming confrontation with the colossus to the north, and its local octopus clientele.
But he was a self-made and self-educated intellectual colossus whose interests far transcended politics.
Nobody cried when the colossus finally was declared a pile of rubbish.

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