Definitions for COXkɒks

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

coxkɒks(n.)

  1. a coxswain.

    Category: Navy, Informal

  2. (v.t.)to act as coxswain to (a boat).

    Category: Navy, Informal

Origin of cox:

1865–70; by shortening

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cyclooxygenase, Cox(noun)

    either of two related enzymes that control the production of prostaglandins and are blocked by aspirin

  2. coxswain, cox(verb)

    the helmsman of a ship's boat or a racing crew

  3. cox(verb)

    act as the coxswain, in a boat race

Wiktionary

  1. cox(Noun)

    A coxswain of a boat, especially of a racing crew.

  2. cox(Verb)

    To act as coxswain.

  3. Cox(ProperNoun)

    for either son of, or servant of someone named Cocke or Cook.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cox(noun)

    a coxcomb; a simpleton; a gull

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