a greenish or bluish European fish of the wrasse family, Ctenolabrus melops
[kawr-kee] /ˈkɔr ki/ adjective, corkier, corkiest. 1. of the nature of ; corklike. 2. Also, corked. (of wine, brandy, etc.) spoiled, especially by a tainted . adj. early 17c., “light, buoyant” (as cork is), hence, figuratively, of persons “lively;” from cork (n.) + -y (2). Of bottled liquors or wine, “having a flavor of cork,” […]
[kawr-lis] /ˈkɔr lɪs/ noun 1. George Henry, 1817–88, U.S. engineer and inventor.
[kawr-muh l, kawr-mel] /ˈkɔr məl, kɔrˈmɛl/ noun 1. a small new corm that is vegetatively propagated by a fully mature corm. /ˈkɔːməl/ noun 1. a new small corm arising from the base of a fully developed one
/ˈkɔːməˌfaɪt/ noun 1. any of the Cormophyta, a major division (now obsolete) of plants having a stem, root, and leaves: includes the mosses, ferns, and seed plants