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cou-cou

/ˈkuːkuː; ˈkʊkuː/
noun
1.
a preparation of boiled corn meal and okras, stirred to a stiff consistency with a cou-cou stick, eaten in the Caribbean
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
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  • At the cou-cou you pay for what you eat, not for what you order.

    The Merry-Go-Round Carl Van Vechten
  • Many of the visitors to the cou-cou hang their hats and sticks on this fence and its gate.

    The Merry-Go-Round Carl Van Vechten
  • This evening at the cou-cou then resembled any other evening.

    The Merry-Go-Round Carl Van Vechten

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