cox Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “cox” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "cox" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

coxnoun [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.

coxverb [I or T]

uk   /kɒks/  us   /kɑːks/
to act as a cox: She coxed for her college for three seasons. He coxed the winning eight.

COXnoun [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: COX-2 inhibitors
(Definition of cox from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “cox”
en chino (simplificado) (划艇的)舵手…
en chino (tradicionál) (划艇的)舵手…
Más sobre la pronunciación de cox
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“cox” in British English

A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

spaceship

(especially in stories) a vehicle used for travel in space

Palabra del día

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Aprende más