[koh-zuh-moh; Italian kaw-zee-maw] /ˈkoʊ zəˌmoʊ; Italian ˈkɔ zi mɔ/
[pee-air-oh di;; Italian pye-raw dee] /piˈɛər oʊ dɪ;; Italian ˈpyɛ rɔ di/ (Show IPA), .
[koh-zee] /ˈkoʊ zi/ adjective, cosier, cosiest, noun, plural cosies, verb, cosied, cosying. 1. . /ˈkəʊzɪ/ adjective -sier, -siest (US) -zier, -ziest 1. warm and snug 2. intimate; friendly 3. convenient, esp for devious purposes: a cosy deal noun (pl) -sies, (US) -zies 4. a cover for keeping things warm: egg cosy adj. chiefly British form […]
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/Italian ˈkɔːzimo/ noun 1. See Medici (sense 2)
[koh-sahyn] /ˈkoʊ saɪn/ noun 1. Trigonometry. 2. Mathematics. (of a real or complex number x) the function cos x defined by the infinite series 1 − (x 2 /2!) + (x 4 /4!) − + …, where ! denotes factorial. Abbreviation: cos. Compare (def 3), (def 1). /ˈkəʊˌsaɪn/ noun (of an angle) 1. a trigonometric […]
noun, Optics. 1. . noun, Optics. 1. the law that the luminous intensity of a perfectly diffusing surface in any direction is proportional to the cosine of the angle between that direction and the normal to the surface, for which reason the surface will appear equally bright from all directions.