koku

noun ko·ku \ˈkō(ˌ)kü\

Definition of koku

plural

koku

  1. :  any of three Japanese units of capacity: a :  a unit for dry measure equal to 5.12 bushels b :  a unit for liquid measure equal to 47.65 gallons c :  a unit for vessels equal to 10 cubic feet

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Origin and Etymology of koku

Japanese


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