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coco

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noun co·co \ˈkō-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of coco

plural cocos

  1. :  the coconut palm; also :  its fruit



Origin of coco

Spanish coco & Portuguese côco bogeyman, grimace, coconut


First Known Use: 1555

Rhymes with coco


Coco

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geographical name Co·co \ˈkō-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of Coco

  1. river over 450 miles (724 kilometers) N Nicaragua flowing NE into the Caribbean & forming part of Honduras-Nicaragua boundary



Variants of coco

or formerly Segovia play \sā-ˈgō-vyä, sə-, -vē-ə\


Learn More about coco

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "coco"


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