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Cos,

Greece: see KósKós
, Lat. Cos, island (1991 pop. 26,379), 111 sq mi (287 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea; 2d largest of the Dodecanese, near the Bodrum peninsula of Turkey. Although it rises to c.2,870 ft (875 m) in the southeast, the island is mostly low-lying.
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Cos

 

a Greek island in the Aegean Sea, part of the Southern Sporades, near Asia Minor. Length, approximately 40 km; width, up to 10 km; area, 267 sq km. Hilly plains and plateaus predominate; in the east there are low mountains, reaching an elevation of 846 m. The vegetation is primarily of a Mediterranean shrub type. There is subtropical agriculture. The island’s principal city is also named Cos.

cos

(mathematics)

cos

, cos lettuce
a variety of lettuce with a long slender head and crisp leaves

COS

(1)
Cray Operating System.

COS

(2)

COS

(1) See class of service.

(2) See Corporation for Open Systems.

(3) (Console Operating System) See VMware.

(4) (Cray Operating System) An operating system used in Cray computers. See Cray.
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To serve, either tear the Cos lettuce into small pieces and divide between six wine glasses or serving bowls or use Baby Gem lettuce that's been cut into wedges.
To serve, divide the cos lettuce leaves between separate plates or place in one large shallow bowl, then top with the coronation chicken and the toasted almonds.
Workers are also able to buy Cos Lettuce at pounds 1.
Ingredients: 2 x 100g sustainable cod or haddock (cut in finger size); 2tbsp flour on plate to dust fish; one cup garden peas; 2 tsp butter; 10ml cream; 2 Maris Piper potatoes, peeled; 2 leaves cos lettuce.
Serve with Greek saladmade up of cucumber, tomatoes, cos lettuce, oregano, black olives and dress it with olive oil.
INGREDIENTS 75g black olives 5 large tomatoes, diced 1 large cucumber, diced 1 red pepper, diced 1 red onion, finely sliced 1 large cos lettuce, sliced 1 tbsp fresh chopped mint 1 tbsp fresh chopped parsley 175g feta cheese, cut into chunks FOR THE DRESSING 100ml extra virgin olive oil 30ml red wine vinegar Juice half a lemon 1 tsp fresh oregano 1 clove garlic, crushed METHOD Mix salad ingredients and place in bowl.
Chinese leaves are quick maturing and grow like a cos lettuce, producing a heart within just nine weeks that is slow to bolt and will stand for a long season, making it a perfect crop for home growing.
Cottage cheese on cos lettuce, with peach, apricot and apple.
A good Caesar salad should be made with Cos lettuce, cut chunky, Caesar dressing, pan-fried large croutons and freshly shaved parmesan.
Ingredients Low-calorie cooking spray 2 garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped 2 large leeks, thinly sliced 250ml vegetable stock 400g frozen garden peas 2 baby cos lettuce, outer leaves removed, cut into 8 wedges Salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 tbsp finely chopped mint Recipe