a traditional Arabic unit of volume, equal to about 4/3 British Imperial gallon or 7.58 liters.

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  • cod — cod1 /kod/, n., pl. (esp. collectively) cod, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) cods. 1. any of several soft rayed food fishes of the family Gadidae, esp. Gadus morhua, of cool, North Atlantic waters. 2. a closely related fish,… …   Universalium

  • codpiece — mid 15c., a bagged appendage to the front of the breeches; often conspicuous [OED], from O.E. codd a bag, pouch, husk, in M.E., testicles (common Germanic, Cf. O.N. koddi pillow, Du. kodde bag ) + PIECE (Cf. piece) …   Etymology dictionary

  • cuttlefish — O.E. cudele the cuttlefish; first element perhaps related to M.L.G. küdel container, pocket; O.N. koddi cushion, testicle; and O.E. codd (see COD (Cf. cod)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • gēu-, gǝu-, gū- (*sgēu-) —     gēu , gǝu , gū (*sgēu )     English meaning: to bend, curl; a kind of vessel     Deutsche Übersetzung: “biegen, krũmmen, wolben”     Note: Root gēu , gǝu , gū : to bend, curl; a kind of vessel probably derived from Root (s)keu 2, (s)keu̯ǝ :… …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

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