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    cod - Dictionary definition and meaning for word cod

    Definition
    (noun) the vessel that contains the seeds of a plant (not the seeds themselves)
    Synonyms : pod , seedcase
    Definition
    (noun) lean white flesh of important North Atlantic food fish; usually baked or poached
    Synonyms : codfish
    Definition
    (noun) major food fish of Arctic and cold-temperate waters
    Synonyms : codfish
    Definition
    (verb) fool or hoax
    Example Sentence
    • The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone
    • You can't fool me!
    Definition
    (verb) harass with persistent criticism or carping
    Synonyms : bait , rag , rally , razz , ride , tantalise , tantalize , taunt , tease , twit
    Example Sentence
    • The children teased the new teacher
    • Don't ride me so hard over my failure
    • His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie
    Definition
    (adj) payable by the recipient on delivery
    Synonyms : collect
    Example Sentence
    • a collect call
    • the letter came collect
    • a COD parcel
    Definition
    (adv) collecting the charges upon delivery
    Synonyms : c.o.d. , cash on delivery
    Example Sentence
    • mail a package C.O.D.
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cod

cod sounds like COLD. Everybody knows that North Atlantic ocean is cold

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