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Cod, 1) the codfish: “she that in wisdom never was so frail to change the --'s head for the salmon's tail,” Oth. II, 1, 156.
2) a husk containing the seeds of a plant: I remember the wooing of a peascod instead of her, from whom I took two --s and, giving her them again, said with weeping tears 'Wear these for my sake.' As II, 4, 53 (== peas? Evidently a quibble is intended, --s signifying also the testicles).
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