[kok-chey-fer] /ˈkɒkˌtʃeɪ fər/
any of certain scarab beetles, especially the European species, Melolontha melolontha, which is very destructive to forest trees.
any of various Old World scarabaeid beetles, esp Melolontha melolontha of Europe, whose larvae feed on crops and grasses Also called May beetle, May bug
[kok-krawft, -kroft] /ˈkɒk krɔft, -krɒft/ noun 1. Sir John Douglas, 1897–1967, English physicist: Nobel Prize 1951. /ˈkɒkˌkrɒft/ noun 1. Sir John Douglas. 1897–1967, English nuclear physicist. With E. T. S. Walton, he produced the first artificial transmutation of an atomic nucleus (1932) and shared the Nobel prize for physics 1951 Cockcroft (kŏk’krôft’) British physicist who, […]
[kok-kroh] /ˈkɒkˌkroʊ/ noun 1. the time at which a cock characteristically crows; daybreak; dawn. /ˈkɒkˌkrəʊ/ noun 1. daybreak
[kok-kroh] /ˈkɒkˌkroʊ/ noun 1. the time at which a cock characteristically crows; daybreak; dawn. /ˈkɒkˌkrəʊ/ noun 1. daybreak In our Lord’s time the Jews had adopted the Greek and Roman division of the night into four watches, each consisting of three hours, the first beginning at six o’clock in the evening (Luke 12:38; Matt. 14:25; […]
[kok] /kɒk/ noun 1. a male chicken; rooster. 2. the male of any bird, especially of the gallinaceous kind. 3. Also called stopcock. a hand-operated valve or faucet, especially one opened or closed by rotating a cylindrical or tapered plug having part of the passage pierced through it from side to side. 4. 5. Slang: […]