cob cob  /ˈkɑb/


  1. (n) nut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus
  2. (n) stocky short-legged harness horse
  3. (n) white gull having a black back and wings
  4. (n) adult male swan


  1. Religion Notes (6/12/13)

    First Community Congregational Church will host a lobster-steak dinner from 4 to 5:30 p.m. and from 6 to 7:30 p.m. June 22. Dinner includes entree choice, baked potato, corn on cob, dessert and drink.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Lehigh Acres Citizen

  2. June 11: Corn on the Cob Day, King Kamehameha Day, National German Chocolate Cake Day, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial ...

    Corn on the Cob Day
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! News

  3. CAQH Selects Passport To Develop National COB Registry

    FRANKLIN, Tenn., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Passport has been selected by CAQH to develop a national coordination of benefits (COB) solution that will improve the sharing of patient coverage data between ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. Or does a fresh-faced, slightly dark-skinned, consummate political performer simply outdraw a respected septuagenarian who David Letterman said "looks like the kind of guy who brags that his new denture adhesive lets him eat corn on the cob."
    on Aug 25, 2008 By: David Letterman Source: Arizona Daily Star

  2. "It looked like the entire landscape was moving with cob," Fay said. "It was infested. These are 100-kilo (220-lb) antelope. ...... If anything we underestimated the number of animals."
    on Jun 12, 2007 By: Michael Fay Source: Scientific American

  3. Moore added: "In this business you have to fall out on the job. Then you shake hands after with no hard feelings. That's the way it has to be. You can't get a cob on because someone has had a go at you for making a mistake."
    on Feb 3, 2009 By: Ronnie Moore Source: Wirral News

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