Translation of "cox" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /kɒks/ us /kɑːks/ formal coxswain, uk /ˈkɒk.sən/ us /ˈkɑːk-/

the person who sits in the back of a rowing boat and controls its direction

Coxes are often small, light people. 舵手通常是体重较轻的小个子。
verb [ I or T ] uk /kɒks/ us /kɑːks/

to act as a cox

She coxed for her college for three seasons. 她在大学当了3个赛季的舵手。
He coxed the winning eight. 他是那艘获胜的8人艇的舵手。
noun [ U ] uk /kɒks/ us /kɑːks/ specialized

an abbreviation for cyclooxygenase: an enzyme that causes a chemical reaction in the body, one of the results of which is pain and inflammation (= red, painful, swollen areas). There are two different kinds of COX, COX-1 and COX-2:

(Translation of “cox” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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