from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A river rising in northern Nicaragua and flowing about 485 km (300 mi) northeast along the Nicaragua-Honduras border to the Caribbean Sea.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The nutgrass, Cyperus rotundus. See Cyperus. Also coco-sedge.
  • noun In the British West Indies, the taroplant, Caladium Colocasia.
  • noun A name in Argentina of a tree of the rue family, Fagara Coco found in the sierras of the country. It has a powerful penetrating odor and yields a wood of a beautiful light-green color. Also called cochucho.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • See cocoa.

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

  • noun tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics


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