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Meaning of COX

Pronunciation:  kâks, kâks

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the helmsman of a ship's boat or a racing crew
  2. [n]  either of two related enzymes that control the production of prostaglandins and are blocked by aspirin
  3. [v]  act as the coxswain, in a boat race
 

COX is a 3 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: coxswain, cyclooxygenase
 
 See Also: be, Cox-1, Cox-2, cyclooxygenase-1, cyclooxygenase-2, enzyme, follow, helmsman, steerer, steersman

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cox\ (k?ks), n. [OE. cokes. Cf. {Coax}.]
A coxcomb; a simpleton; a gull. [Obs.]

      Go; you're a brainless cox, a toy, a fop. --Beau. & Fl.

 

 

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