Associations to the word «Cot»

Pictures for the word «Cot»


COT, symbol. A symbol for the trigonometric function cotangent.
COT, noun. (US) A simple bed, especially one for portable or temporary purposes; a camp bed.
COT, noun. (nautical) A wooden bed frame, slung by its corners from a beam, in which officers slept before the introduction of bunks.
COT, noun. A crib (child's bed).
COT, noun. A cover or sheath.
COT, noun. A finger cover used to prevent static discharge.
COT, noun. A small, crudely-formed boat.
COT, noun. (archaic) A cottage or small homestead.
COT, noun. A pen, coop, or similar shelter for small domestic animals, such as sheep or pigeons; a cote.
COT DEATH, noun. (pathology) (British) The unexplained death of a baby, usually while sleeping.
COT DEATHS, noun. Plural of cot death

Dictionary definition

COT, noun. A sheath worn to protect a finger.
COT, noun. Baby bed with high sides made of slats.
COT, noun. A small bed that folds up for storage or transport.

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