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bawcock

[baw-kok] /ˈbɔˌkɒk/
noun, Archaic.
1.
(used familiarly) a fine fellow.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < French beau coc fine cock
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bawcock

/ˈbɔːˌkɒk/
noun
1.
(archaic) a fine fellow
Word Origin
C16: from French beau coq, from beau handsome + coqcock1
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