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cor

noun \ˈkȯr\

Definition of cor

  1. :  an ancient Hebrew and Phoenician unit of measure of capacity



Variants of cor

also kor \ˈkȯr\

Origin of cor

Middle English, from Late Latin corus, from Hebrew kōr


First Known Use: 14th century


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cor

abbreviation

Definition of cor

  1. 1 corner

  2. 2 coroner

  3. 3 corpus

  4. 4 corresponding




Cor

abbreviation

Definition of Cor

  1. Corinthians




Medical Dictionary

cor

abbreviation

Medical Definition of cor

  1. corrected




CoR

abbreviation

Medical Definition of CoR

  1. Congo red





Learn More about cor

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "cor" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "cor"


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