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1. a male swan
2. a thickset short-legged type of riding and draught horse

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2, cobb
an archaic or dialect name for a gull esp the greater black-backed gull (Larus marinus)

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[käb]
(mining engineering)
To chip away waste material from an ore, using hand hammers.

cob

A mixture of straw, gravel, and unburnt clay; used esp. for walls.
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Andy Smith, Brookdale's CEO, said, "Granger Cobb was a true pioneer and leader in our industry.
Cobb gave a false first name, and when the officer looked up the given name in a computer, he concluded Cobb had given a false name, Sgt.
Cobb commissioned the redesign to deliver a better user experience to distributors and to customers worldwide.
New Job: Graham Cobb has joined the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce as its new chief operating officer.
The exact number is being finalized with officials from Cobb County.
They would have to be approved by the town council, of course,'' Cobb said, gazing out over Leith's sparse downtown from his overgrown, weed-infested front yard.
This isn't the first time that Harmon has been accused of stealing from Cobb.
This work presents two books by Salsinger: Our Ty, Ty Cobb's Life Story (1924), and Which Was Greatest, Ty Cobb or Babe Ruth?
As he gathers a team of criminals and prepares to invade Fischer's mind, Cobb is repeatedly confronted with the danger that Mal poses, both in regards to his own psyche and his corporate mission.
Avallone will remain as Cobb Hill's chief executive officer, but the transition is under way for Kingwill to assume eventual ownership of the firm.
A Cobb salad generally consists of iceberg lettuce, tomato, bacon, chicken breast, hard-boiled egg, avocado, and Roquefort cheese.
Specifically, they looked to stars like Cobb for evidence of ideal manhood.