(Austral, slang) buttocks; backside Also quoit
“coition,” 1670s, from Latin coitus “going together,” also “coition,” from coire “to go together” (see coitus).
[koh-i-tuh s] /ˈkoʊ ɪ təs/ noun 1. sexual intercourse, especially between a man and a woman. /ˈkəʊɪtəs/ noun 1. technical terms for sexual intercourse n. “copulation,” 1713, scientific Latin, from Latin coitus “a meeting together; sexual union,” past participle of coire, from com- “together” (see co-) + ire “come, go,” (see ion). In Middle English […]
noun, Veterinary Pathology. 1. a common venereal disease affecting horses and cattle, caused by a virus and characterized by the appearance of pustules on the mucous membranes of the genital organs and neighboring skin.
[kog-nuh-zuh ns, kon-uh-] /ˈkɒg nə zəns, ˈkɒn ə-/ noun 1. awareness, realization, or knowledge; notice; perception: The guests took cognizance of the snide remark. 2. Law. 3. the range or scope of knowledge, observation, etc.: Such understanding is beyond his cognizance. 4. Heraldry. a device by which a person or a person’s servants or property […]
[kog-nuh-zuh-buh l, kon-uh-, kog-nahy-] /ˈkɒg nə zə bəl, ˈkɒn ə-, kɒgˈnaɪ-/ adjective 1. capable of being perceived or known. 2. being within the jurisdiction of a court. /ˈkɒɡnɪzəbəl; ˈkɒnɪ-/ adjective 1. perceptible 2. (law) susceptible to the jurisdiction of a court adj. 1670s, “capable of being known,” also “liable to be tried in a given […]