Definitions for COCAˈkoʊ kə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Erythroxylon coca, coca, coca plant(noun)

    a South American shrub whose leaves are chewed by natives of the Andes; a source of cocaine

  2. Coca, Imogene Coca(noun)

    United States comedienne who starred in early television shows with Sid Caesar (1908-2001)

  3. coca(noun)

    dried leaves of the coca plant (and related plants that also contain cocaine); chewed by Andean people for their stimulating effect

Wiktionary

  1. coca(Noun)

    The dried leaf of a South American shrub (Erythroxylon coca), widely cultivated legally in Andean countries, and the source of cocaine.

  2. Origin: coca, from kuka.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coca(noun)

    the dried leaf of a South American shrub (Erythroxylon Coca). In med., called Erythroxylon

  2. Origin: [Sp., fr. native name.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Coca

    Any of several South American shrubs of the Erythroxylon genus (and family) that yield COCAINE; the leaves are chewed with alum for CNS stimulation.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pope Francis:

    I never tasted coca (leaves), let's be clear about that.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Si su novio piensa que Coca-Cola Light o pepsi de dieta es la dieta equilibrada para su desayuno, estás saliendo con un hijo varón.

  3. Lauren Utvich:

    Coca-Cola is so delicious, but it's like sun tanning or cigarettes — they're these wonderful things that we now know are horrible for us.

  4. South African businessman Tokyo Sexwale:

    Coca Cola, Budweiser, these companies, partners of FIFA have got the right to speak. But I think we should be very careful how far we go with sponsors activism.

  5. Federico Lombardi:

    There are popular customs that people use. Some drink coca tea and others chew coca leaves. Let's see what he decides to do. You can do it too (chew coca leaves), if you want to.


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