He was working on five of them; and one of them, the double cork 1080, he said he would name “the Bob.”
The floors were softened by cork tiles, the walls by Philippine mahogany paneling.
It is said that a Moët et Chandon cork pops somewhere on earth every second.
1570s, "to put a cork sole on a shoe," from cork (n.)). Meaning "to stop with a cork" is from 1640s. Related: Corked; corking.
place in Ireland, anglicized from Irish Corcaigh, from corcach "marsh."