from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. cash on delivery
  • abbr. collect on delivery

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  • n. The ISO 3166-1 three-letter (alpha-3) code for the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • Cash on delivery
  • Concise Oxford Dictionary
  • Call of Duty
  • Cause of Death


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  • In the tax world, COD is short for "cancellation of debt." News

  • For example, the COD-criterion was discussed in detail in the classic textbook: Advanced Fracture Mechanics (Kanninen and Popelar, 1985), in which the term COD is actually also the CTOD.

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  • Similarly there are ganes that are excellent with barely any story at all (Nazi Zombie mode in COD: WAW effing rocks).

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  • Got to 46 on COD4 yesterday, I love the M14 with the Red Dot Scope on it, anti-sniper gun ftw! regarding the quick lvling up in COD, completing the headshot challenges and kills challenges nets you tons of xp and I have heard that playing Search and Destroy nets you tons of xp as well.

    EXTRALIFE – By Scott Johnson - Banner Game Time

  • Something like COD is ok to play once but unless you are on line, that’s the end of it.

    DRM and Need for Speed

  • I can’t shake the feeling that the COD is supposed to be like the UNSC, except that all it ever does is all and only what the US wants.

    Matthew Yglesias » The McCain League

  • Seattle's MHC tends to serve more of the urban homeless who also have alcohol or drug abuse issues known as COD, or a co-occurring disorder while King County's MHC draws its population from unincorporated and from suburban King County.

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  • This is us coming in in a C-2, otherwise known as a COD -- a carrier on board delivery aircraft.

    CNN Transcript Sep 17, 2007

  • C-2 GREYHOUND: Also known as the COD, carrier on-board delivery.


  • Call Of Duty: Black Ops, Formerly known as COD: Vietnam www.


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