a tuft of hair that grows in a direction different from that of the rest of the hair.
a tuft of hair over the forehead
1590s, from cow (n.) + lick (n.). Because it looks like a cow licked your head.
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[kou] /kaʊ/ noun, plural cows (Archaic) kine. 1. the mature female of a bovine animal, especially of the genus Bos. 2. the female of various other large animals, as the elephant or whale. 3. Informal. a domestic bovine of either sex and any age. 4. Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. Idioms 5. till / until the […]
[kou-ling] /ˈkaʊ lɪŋ/ noun 1. a streamlined metal housing or removable covering for an engine, especially an aircraft engine, often part of or forming a continuous line with the fuselage or wing. [koul] /kaʊl/ noun 1. a hooded garment worn by monks. 2. the hood of this garment. 3. part of a garment that is […]
[kou-lits] /ˈkaʊ lɪts/ noun 1. a river in SW Washington state, flowing W and S to the Columbia River. 130 miles (209 km) long. 2. a county in SW Washington. 1166 sq. mi. (3021 sq. km).