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Noun: cox  kóks
  1. The helmsman of a ship's boat or a racing crew
    - coxswain
Verb: cox  kóks
  1. Act as the coxswain, in a boat race
Noun: Cox  kóks
  1. Either of two related enzymes that control the production of prostaglandins and are blocked by aspirin
    - cyclooxygenase
     
  2. A yellow Pippin with distinctive flavour
    - Cox's Orange Pippin
     
  3. [Brit] Variety of eating apple

Sounds like: cocks, Cox

Derived forms: coxes, coxing, coxed, Coxes

Type of: be, enzyme, follow, helmsman, Pippin, steerer, steersman

Encyclopedia: Cox, Nicholas