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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One of the teeth on the outer edge of a wheel of a machine.

Usage examples (34)
  • The whole machine will not work if even one cog is broken off.
  • He was a small cog in a large machine
  • Kidd has been the Nets 'main cog since New Jersey acquired him from Phoenix two years ago.
  • Why use the term cog? for more
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