cod

noun \ ˈkäd \

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: such as
a : one (Gadus morhua) of the North Atlantic that is an important food fish
b : one (Gadus macrocephalus) of the Pacific Ocean
2 : any of various bony fishes resembling the true cods

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Origin and Etymology of cod

Middle English


cod

abbreviation

Definition of cod

codex

COD

abbreviation

Definition of COD

cash on delivery; collect on delivery

COD Defined for English Language Learners

cod

noun

Definition of cod for English Language Learners

  • : a large fish that lives in the northern Atlantic Ocean and is often eaten as food


cod

noun

Definition of cod for English Language Learners

  • : a large fish that lives in the northern Atlantic Ocean and is often eaten as food


COD Defined for Kids

cod

noun \ ˈkäd \

Definition of cod for Students

plural cod
: a large fish found in the deep colder parts of the northern Atlantic Ocean and often used for food

COD

abbreviation

Definition of COD for Students

1 cash on delivery
2 collect on delivery

Medical Dictionary

cod

noun \ ˈkäd \

medical Definition of cod

plural cod also cods
: 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: as
a : one (Gadus morhua) of the North Atlantic that is an important food fish
b : one (Gadus macrocephalus) of the Pacific Ocean

Law Dictionary

COD

abbreviation

legal Definition of COD

cash on delivery, collect on delivery


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