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COD

abbr.
1. cash on delivery
2. cause of death
3. collect on delivery

COD

abbreviation for cause of death.

COD

Cause of death

cod

scrotum and contents.

cod fat
a mass of fat around the inguinal part of the cord; reaches its greatest development in castrated ruminants.
cod lock
wool from the scrotum; usually heavily stained with yolk.

COD

cystic ovarian degeneration.

Patient discussion about COD

Q. Have you heard of CoD(tm) Tea and Nutritional System to treat cancer? Does it apply to brain cancer too? There have already been 6 brain tumors. A friend told me about this tea that's supposed to help, in addition to chemo, against malignant tumors. Have any of you heard of it? If it works, why is there so little research about it?

A. I'm OK - it's my mom. We live from MRI to MRI (a month to the next one) LOL.

Thanks for the encouragement!

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Newfoundland's major codfish exporters usually numbered fewer than 20 in any given year.
For instance, there were specific commercializing channels for the Spanish fleet to use to sell their "bacalao verde"(traditional denomination of the codfish processed by Spanish trawlers) to Spanish dealers or industrial processers that were in charge of distributing the product to retailers (supermarkets, restaurants, etc).
By the late 1980s, the codfish, which had once teemed in the seas around Newfoundland in unimaginable" abundance, were all but gone.
Run by award-winning chef Antonio Coelho, you can feast on traditional favourites such as sauted clams with garlic and coriander, and roasted codfish with potatoes and hot olive oil and garlic.
Just Codfish launched last spring and is listed at Tesco and Sainsbury, with Booths interested along with international retailers.
For example, a front-runner is always "baring his molars to the breeze"' a hard puller "has his mouth open like a codfish calling to its young".
However, in most of Newfoundland and in Labrador it is illegal to catch a codfish to eat.
Codfish stocks are at less than 15% of healthy and sustainable levels.
One, obviously, is that there are fewer codfish eggs or juveniles for birds to prey upon.
We spent two days in a frenzy of cooking, and George greeted the guests with rum punch while Euphita fried salted codfish cakes outside in a coal pot she'd managed to cram into her luggage.
It's much the same with the fish: Baccala alla Vincentina, a dish created from codfish and a mixture of other ingredients and Carpione, the local Garda trout, were formally considered peasant dishes, due to their wide availability, but thanks to the boom in tourism in the area are now delicacies.