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cabbage tree

1. a tree, Cordyline australis, of New Zealand having a tall branchless trunk and a palmlike top
2. any of several other similar trees of the genus Cordyline
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Two key issues continue to stand in the way of the new ecclesial relationship already affirmed by COCU and embodied now in CUIC.
The hosts levelled on aggregate after 65 minutes - Young-Pyo Lee crossing for Cocu to head into the net.
Cocu risked the wrath of the Arsenal players with his outspoken comments on the eve of the match.
The change did little to unsettle them, however, and Cocu took aim from distance 12 minutes before the break to force an inelegant save from Isaksson, whohad to maintain his concentration to claim another Seedorf free-kick with half-time approaching.
Sweden gradually forced their way into the picture and might have gone ahead when, after Larsson had headed Jonson's cross back across goal, Jaap Stam failed to connect with his attempted clearance and Cocu had to hack Ibrahimovic's shot off the line.
Barcelona are set to offload a host of stars at the end of the season, with Dutch trio Patrick Kluivert, Marc Overmars and Philip Cocu favourites to leave the Nou Camp.
has said a resounding "No" to constitutional amendments enabling Covenant Communion within COCU (the Consultation on Church Union/the Church of Christ Uniting) and an enthusiastic "Yes" to the Formula of Agreement for full communion with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Reformed Church in America, and the United Church of Christ.
Jarry's sequels to Ubu roi included Ubu enchaine (1900; "Ubu Bound") and Ubu cocu (published posthumously in 1944; "Ubu Cuckolded").
45pm PHILLIP COCU takes charge of a new-look PSV Eindhoven side as they travel to ADO Den Haag for their first game of the Dutch top-flight season, writes Louis Fitzgerald-Stokes.
Theo Janssen pulled one back for Vitesse before Ibrahim Affelay, Farfan and Philip Cocu scored to wrap it up for PSV.
PSV EINDHOVEN'S Champions League clashes with Liverpool mean nothing ahead of their two-legged showdown with Arsenal - according to captain Phillip Cocu and coach Ronald Koeman.
Giovanni van Bronkhorst and John Heitinga are injured but midfielder Phillip Cocu has recovered from an ankle injury to win his 100th cap, while Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar is in line to win his 112th and so equal Frank de Boer's Dutch record.