Associations to the word «Cooper»


COOPER, proper noun. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist Daniel Cooper (~1817-1842).
COOPER, proper noun. An English occupational surname​ derived from cooper.
COOPER, proper noun. A male given name, transferred from the surname.
COOPER, noun. A craftsman who makes and repairs barrels and similar wooden vessels such as casks, buckets and tubs.
COOPER, verb. (now rare) To make and repair barrels etc.
COOPER CREEK, proper noun. A river in Australia, flowing into Lake Eyre basin.
COOPER PAIR, noun. (physics) a pair of electrons, of opposite spin, that are thought to be the basis of superconductivity according to BCS theory
COOPER PAIRS, noun. Plural of Cooper pair
COOPER TEST, noun. A test of physical fitness in the US military

Dictionary definition

COOPER, noun. United States industrialist who built the first American locomotive; founded Cooper Union in New York City to offer free courses in the arts and sciences (1791-1883).
COOPER, noun. United States film actor noted for his portrayals of strong silent heroes (1901-1961).
COOPER, noun. United States novelist noted for his stories of American Indians and the frontier life (1789-1851).
COOPER, noun. A craftsman who makes or repairs wooden barrels or tubs.
COOPER, verb. Make barrels and casks.

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