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Cochin

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Cochin

noun Co·chin \ˈkō-chin\

Definition of COCHIN

:  any of an Asian breed of large domestic chickens with thick plumage, small wings and tail, and densely feathered legs and feet —called also Cochin China

Origin of COCHIN

Cochin China, part of French Indochina
First Known Use: 1853

Cochin

geographical name Co·chin \kō-ˈchin\

Definition of COCHIN

region SW India in Kerala on Malabar Coast — see travancore

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