coquo

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *kwekwō, from *pekʷ-oh₁ by p-kʷ assimilation (compare quīnque, from *pénkʷe), from Proto-Indo-European *pekʷ- (to cook, become ripe). Cognates include Sanskrit पचति (pácati), Ancient Greek πέσσω (pessō), Tocharian B päk-, and Albanian pjek.

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present active coquō, present infinitive coquere, perfect active coxī, supine coctum

  1. (transitive) I cook; I prepare food.
  2. (transitive) I ripen.
  3. (transitive) I roast, I dry.

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