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codeine a narcotic opium derivative used to relieve pain or coughing.
codeless combined form of code.
codesign combined form of design.
codevelop combined form of develop.
codeveloper combined form of developer.
code word a politically acceptable word or phrase that conveys a hidden meaning or disguises the truth by indirection; euphemism.
codex a handwritten book, esp. of classical, medieval, or religious texts.
codfish a cod.
codger (informal) an eccentric or cranky man, usu. old.
codicil an addition or appendix, esp. one modifying the terms of a will.
codify to classify and organize, esp. into a legal code.
codirect combined form of direct.
codirection combined form of direction.
codirector combined form of director.
codiscover combined form of discover.
codiscoverer combined form of discoverer.
codling1 a small apple that is not ripe.
codling2 a young cod.
codling moth a small moth, found nearly worldwide, whose larvae feed on apples, pears, and the like.
cod-liver oil a pale yellow oil obtained from the liver of cod and related fish, often taken as a source of vitamins A and D.
codon in biology, a triplet of nucleotides in the messenger RNA, which specifies amino acids in the synthesis of protein molecules.