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cox

noun [C] uk   /kɒks/ us    /kɑːks/ (formal coxswain,   /ˈkɒk.sən/    /ˈkɑːk-/)
the person who sits at the back of a rowing boat and controls which direction it moves in: Coxes are often small, light people.

cox

verb [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.
(Definition of cox noun, verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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