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cock

A common slang term for penis.

cock

male bird.

cock fighting
contests, usually with wagering riding on them, between adult male birds of fighting stock; frowned on in most developed countries because the fights are to the death.
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A large foot stirrup attached to the end of the riser teams up with an included rope cocking device to aid the shooter in cocking the rig, which has a 270-pound draw weight.
The panel at the two-day hearing heard that Mrs Cocking been ordered during her career to carry out three separate periods of supervised training, one of which followed the death of a baby in 2008.
So, greater swept volume is the key to greater power, and a weaker mainspring is the key to easier cocking.
Recall Details Units: About 6,300 Description: This recall involves Game Winner cocking ropes with model number FSGWAR3018 and UPC 400214726596.
Broad Oak's Rushworth and Cocking, from Skelmanthorpe, have been stalwart servants to their clubs and the league and will receive their awards at the annual dinner next month.
The story, which carried a Leicester dateline, began with the following information: "Thirty sports from South Worcester and Cherry Valley celebrated Easter Sunday this morning by having a cocking main in an old barn near Stiles Reservoir in the southern part of Leicester near Greenville.
2) What had occurred to transform Joseph Cocking from well-regarded member of a small community to the target of the wrath of a lynch mob?
Ron Cocking, head of Colmers Farm Junior School, Rednal, and treasurer of the National Association of Schoolmasters, said teachers had received full support in tackling; the problem.
Single-action firearms feature a hammer that requires manual cocking for the initial firing and a trigger press that demands only a few pounds of pressure.
A cocking indicator pin shows if the bolt is cocked.
The nose of the cocking piece engages an angled surface on the rear of the bolt body.
The slight movement of the stride and cocking action of the hands establish a momentum that produces a more explosive start.