This spelling was introduced by the London customhouse to distinguish more widely between this and other articles spelt much in the same manner.
cokernut (plural cokernuts)
- Archaic form of coconut.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for cokernut in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)