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  • n. Alternative spelling of coolie.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An East Indian porter or carrier; a laborer transported from the East Indies, China, or Japan, for service in some other country.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Cool; somewhat cold.
  • n. See coolie.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (ethnic slur) an offensive name for an unskilled Asian laborer

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