Meaning of COKE in English


1. n. & v.


1. a solid substance left after the gases have been extracted from coal.

2 a residue left after the incomplete combustion of petrol etc. convert (coal) into coke.

Etymology: prob. f. N.Engl. dial. colk core, of unkn. orig. 2. n. sl. cocaine.

Etymology: abbr.; Coke - n. propr. Coca-Cola.

Etymology: abbr.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.