Definitions for COGkɒg, kɔg
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a subordinate who performs an important but routine function
"he was a small cog in a large machine"
tooth on the rim of gear wheel
roll steel ingots
join pieces of wood with cogs
to seduce, or draw away, by adulation, artifice, or falsehood; to wheedle; to cozen; to cheat
to obtrude or thrust in, by falsehood or deception; as, to cog in a word; to palm off
to deceive; to cheat; to play false; to lie; to wheedle; to cajole
a trick or deception; a falsehood
a tooth, cam, or catch for imparting or receiving motion, as on a gear wheel, or a lifter or wiper on a shaft; originally, a separate piece of wood set in a mortise in the face of a wheel
a kind of tenon on the end of a joist, received into a notch in a bearing timber, and resting flush with its upper surface
a tenon in a scarf joint; a coak
one of the rough pillars of stone or coal left to support the roof of a mine
to furnish with a cog or cogs
a small fishing boat
Origin: [OE. cogge; cf. D. kog, Icel. kuggr Cf. Cock a boat.]
Cog was an Australian progressive rock band that formed in 1998. Their debut album The New Normal was nominated for Triple J's 2005 J Award. The band's music draws influences from Tool, Isis, Nina Simone, Bob Marley, Leftfield, Deftones and Helmet. The band went on to become one of the most successful independent bands in Australia.
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Humour is a cog in the machine we call love.
These forced union dues are a critical cog in the corrupt bargaining that is crushing taxpayers.
Before, it (Libor) had been a very minor cog in global financial markets. Now, it became used very widely as an indicator of stress, mEGA PROBS.
What you consider to be moral guilt and what you depict as being a cog in the wheel is exactly what lawmakers view as being an accessory to murder.
You chose the safe desk job, what you consider to be moral guilt and what you depict as being a cog in the wheel is exactly what lawmakers view as being an accessory to murder.
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- цапфа, зъбец, зъбно колелоBulgarian
- Zahnrad, Kogge, ZahnGerman
- ratas, hammasratas, koggi, hammasFinnish
- pion, dentFrench
- fiacailScottish Gaelic
- rotellina, ingranaggioItalian
- tandwiel, vals, tandrad, tandwieltand, spel, bedriegen, kogge, tand, valsspelenDutch
- зубчатое колесо, когг, зубец, шестеренка, винтикRussian
- федер, кога, зубац, шрафић, зупчаничић, зупчаникSerbo-Croatian
- kugge, tandhjul, kugghjul, tandSwedish
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