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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cosine, cos(noun)

    ratio of the adjacent side to the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle

  2. cos, cos lettuce, romaine, romaine lettuce(noun)

    lettuce with long dark-green leaves in a loosely packed elongated head


  1. Cos(ProperNoun)

    An island of the Dodecanese, Greece.

  2. cos(Conjunction)

    ; because.

  3. cos(Adjective)

    Belonging to co.

  4. Origin: From the name of the island Cos, whence it was introduced.


  1. Cos

    Cos is an American sketch comedy/variety TV series that debuted on the ABC Network in September 1976. It was hosted by comedian Bill Cosby and featured an ensemble cast who would perform sketches each week. The show was unsuccessful in the Nielsen ratings and was cancelled by November 1976. Cosby appeared on this series concurrently with his starring role in Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids and the film Mother, Jugs & Speed.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Cos

    an island in the Ægean Sea, birthplace of Hippocrates and Apelles.

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  2. COS

    What does COS stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the COS acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Anagrams for cos »

  1. OCS

  2. soc, soc., SOC

  3. SCO

  4. CSO


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cos in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cos in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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