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cod

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noun \ˈkäd\

Medical Definition of cod

plural cod also cods

  1. :  any of various bottom-dwelling fishes (family Gadidae, the cod family) that usually occur in cold marine waters and often have barbels and three dorsal fins: asa:  one (Gadus morhua) of the North Atlantic that is an important food fishb:  one (Gadus macrocephalus) of the Pacific Ocean




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