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coss


  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coss  \Coss\  (k[o^]s),  n.  [Cf.  Pers.  k[=o]s  a  road  measure  of 
  about  two  miles;  or  Skr.  kr[=o][,c]a.] 
  A  Hindoo  measure  of  distance,  varying  from  one  and  a  half  to 
  two  English  miles.  --Whitworth. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coss  \Coss\,  n.  [It.  cosa.] 
  A  thing  (only  in  phrase  below). 
 
  {Rule  of  Coss},  an  old  name  for  Algebra.  [It.  regola  di  cosa 
  rule  of  thing  the  unknown  quantity  being  called  the  cosa, 
  or  the  thing.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coss 
  n  :  an  Indian  unit  of  length  having  different  values  in 
  different  localities  [syn:  {kos}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  COSS 
 
  {Common  Object  Services  Specification}  in  {CORBA}. 
 
 
 
  From  V.E.R.A.  --  Virtual  Entity  of  Relevant  Acronyms  13  March  2001  [vera]: 
 
  COSS 
  Common  Object  Services  Specification 
 
 




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