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cocoa

powder made from cacao seeds, a hot drink made from cocoa powder and milk
Not to be confused with:
coca – a South American tree with leaves that contain cocaine
coco – coconut or coconut palm
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co·coa

 (kō′kō)
n.
1.
a. A powder made from cacao seeds after they have been fermented, roasted, shelled, ground, and freed of most of their fat.
2. A moderate brown to reddish brown.

[Alteration (influenced by obsolete coco, coconut palm) of cacao.]

co′coa adj.
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cocoa

(ˈkəʊkəʊ) or

cacao

n
1. (Cookery) a powder made from cocoa beans after they have been roasted, ground, and freed from most of their fatty oil
2. (Cookery) a hot or cold drink made from cocoa and milk or water
3. (Colours)
a. a light to moderate brown colour
b. (as adjective): cocoa paint.
[C18: altered from cacao]
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co•coa

(ˈkoʊ koʊ)

n.
1. a powder made from roasted, husked, and ground cacao seeds from which much of the fat has been removed.
3. a beverage made by mixing cocoa powder with hot milk or water and sugar.
4. yellowish or reddish brown.
[1700–10; earlier cocao, cacoa, variant of cacao]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cocoa - a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugarcocoa - a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugar; usually drunk hot
cocoa - powder of ground roasted cacao beans with most of the fat removed
beverage, drinkable, potable, drink - any liquid suitable for drinking; "may I take your beverage order?"
2.cocoa - powder of ground roasted cacao beans with most of the fat removed
food product, foodstuff - a substance that can be used or prepared for use as food
cacao bean, cocoa bean - seed of the cacao tree; ground roasted beans are source of chocolate
chocolate, cocoa, drinking chocolate, hot chocolate - a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugar; usually drunk hot
criollo - cocoa of superior quality
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Translations
كَاكَاوكاكاو: حبوب الكوكهمَشْروب الكوكَه
kakaokakaový bob
kakaochokolade
kakao
kaakaokaakaojauhe
kakao
kakaó
kakókakóduft
ココア
코코아
kakava
kakaokakao dzēriens
kakao
kakav
chokladkakao
ผงโกโก้
içeceğikakaokakao tozu
ca cao

cocoa

[ˈkəʊkəʊ]
A. Ncacao m; (= drink) → chocolate m
a cup of cocoauna taza de chocolate
B. CPD cocoa bean Ngrano m de cacao
cocoa butter Nmantequilla f de cacao
cocoa powder Ncacao m en polvo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

cocoa

[ˈkəʊkəʊ] ncacao m
a cup of cocoa → une tasse de cacao cocoa buttercocoa bean ngrain m de cacaococoa butter nbeurre m de cacao
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cocoa

nKakao m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

cocoa

[ˈkəʊkəʊ] ncacao; (drink) → cioccolata calda
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

cocoa

(ˈkoukou) noun
1. (a powder made from) the crushed seeds of the cacao tree, used in making chocolate.
2. a drink made from the powder. a cup of cocoa.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

cocoa

كَاكَاو kakao kakao Kakao κακάο cacao kaakao cacao kakao cacao ココア 코코아 cacao kakao kakao cacau порошок какао kakao ผงโกโก้ kakao ca cao 可可
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