cole-, coleo- +

(Greek: sheath, scabbard; in medicine, a combining form that means "sheath" or "vagina")

Don't confuse this cole-, "sheath, vagina" unit with the following -cole, -cola, -coles (living among, dwelling in); coll-, col- (neck); collo-, coll- (glue); colo-, col- (colon, large intestine); and colon-, coln- (farm, settlement) units.

coleitis
Vaginitis or inflammation of the vagina.
coleocele
1. Herniation through the vagina.
2. A vaginal tumor or hernia.
coleocystitis
An inflammatory condition of the vagina and the urinary bladder.
Coleoptera
1. The beetles, the largest order of insects, consisting of over 300,000 species.
2. Etymology: from New Latin, neuter plural of Greek koleopteros, "sheath-winged", from koleo(s); also koleo(n), "a sheath" + ptera, "wings".
coleopterophilous
In biology, a fondness for beetles.
coleoptosis
Prolapse of the wall of the vagina.
coleorhiza (s), coleorhizae (pl)
A sheath of tissue that surrounds the radicle in a grass plant embryo.
coleotomy, colpotomy
1. A surgical incision into the pericardium or the vagina.
2. An incision into the wall of the vagina.