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Co·co

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

coco

(ˈkəʊkəʊ)
n, pl -cos
(Plants) short for coconut, coconut palm
[C16: from Portuguese coco grimace; from the likeness of the three holes of the nut to a face]

co•co

(ˈkoʊ koʊ)

n., pl. -cos.
[1545–55; < Portuguese: grimace]

Co•co

(ˈkoʊ koʊ)

n.
a river rising in N Nicaragua and flowing NE along the Nicaragua-Honduras border to the Caribbean Sea. ab. 300 mi. (485 km) long. Also called Segovia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coco - tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruitscoco - tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics
cocoanut, coconut - large hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing thick white meat surrounding a central cavity filled (when fresh) with fluid or milk
palm tree, palm - any plant of the family Palmae having an unbranched trunk crowned by large pinnate or palmate leaves
Cocos, genus Cocos - coconut palms
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The huge trees of the alluvial Amazonian plain gave place to the Phoenix and coco palms, growing in scattered clumps, with thick brushwood between.
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But I was in a hurry, because Dorcas was out, and I thought maybe the coco itself was all right, and the salt had only gone on the tray.
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