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co-op

 (kō′ŏp′, kō-ŏp′)
n.
A cooperative.

co-op

(ˈkoʊ ɒp)

n.
a cooperative enterprise, building, or apartment.
Idioms:
go co-op, (of an apartment building) to convert to a cooperative.
[1860–65; by shortening]
co′-op•er, n.

coop

(kup, kʊp)

n.
1. an enclosure or cage in which poultry or small animals are penned.
2. a confined space.
3. Slang. prison.
v.t.
4. to place in or as if in a coop (often fol. by up).
Idioms:
fly the coop, to escape.
[1250–1300; Middle English coupe basket, perhaps < Scandinavian; compare Norwegian kaup wooden can; akin to Old English cȳpa basket]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.co-op - a jointly owned commercial enterprise (usually organized by farmers or consumers) that produces and distributes goods and services and is run for the benefit of its ownersco-op - a jointly owned commercial enterprise (usually organized by farmers or consumers) that produces and distributes goods and services and is run for the benefit of its owners
commercial enterprise - an enterprise connected with commerce
Translations

co-op

[ˈkəʊɒp] n (=cooperative) → coop fcooped up [ˌkuːptˈʌp] adjcloîtré(e), enfermé(e)

co-op

nGenossenschaft f; (= shop)Coop m, → Konsum m

co-op

[ˈkəʊˈɒp] n abbr =cooperative (society)coop f
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