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ball cock a device used to regulate the supply of water in a tank or toilet, consisting of a lever connected to a floating ball that shuts a valve when raised and opens it when lowered.
cock of the walk one who dominates a group, esp. in an arrogant or overbearing manner.
cock-a-doodle-doo a representation or imitation of the cry of a rooster.
cock-and-bull story an improbable, absurd, or unlikely story.
half cock the partly raised position of the hammer of a firearm, at which point the trigger locks and cannot be pulled.
petcock a small valve or faucet used to drain from or lower the pressure in a pipe, boiler, steam engine, or the like.
turkey cock a male turkey. [2 definitions]