Archaic. a man who busies himself with traditionally women’s household duties.
Archaic. a coarse woman.
a coarse woman
a man who does housework
1540s, obsolete, “housewife of a cot,” from cot (see cottage) + quean; hence “a vulgar beldam, scold” [OED]; also used contemptuously (by Shakespeare, etc.) of men seen as overly interested in housework.
contracting officer’s technical representative
[koh-trans-duhk-shuh n, -tranz-] /ˌkoʊ trænsˈdʌk ʃən, -trænz-/ noun, Genetics. 1. the process by which two genetic markers are simultaneously packaged within a bacteriophage for transfer to a new host bacterium.
/kəʊˈtrænsˌpɔːt/ noun 1. (biochem) the transport of one solute across a membrane from a region of low concentration of another solute to a region of high concentration of that solute See active transport
/ˌkəʊtrɪˈmɒksəzəʊl/ noun 1. an antibiotic consisting of a mixture of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole (a sulfa drug): used esp to treat infections of the urinary tract and lungs (as in AIDS)