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Related to CODS: coda, codfish, cos, Docs, Colds
CODSCenter for Organization and Delivery Studies (now Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets; Rockville, MD)
CODSColoma Outdoor Discovery School (Coloma, CA)
CODSInternational Conference on Complex Open Distributed Systems (IEEE Conference)
CODSCollaborative Ontology Development Service (an open distributed ontology development initiative)
CODSConnection Oriented Data Service (telecommunications)
CODSContainer-Oriented Distribution System
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These hooks are made of soft metal, to be rebent after use; but the cod very often get away with them and are hooked again elsewhere; and that is one of the many reasons why the Gloucester boats despise the Frenchmen.
He pulled it in rapidly, hand under hand, and landed a big gasping rock cod in the bottom of the canoe.
Every one knows that by the peculiar cunning of their gills, the finny tribes in general breathe the air which at all times is combined with the element in which they swim, hence, a herring or a cod might live a century, and never once raise its head above the surface.
Jennings on her side treated them both with all possible kindness, was solicitous on every occasion for their ease and enjoyment, and only disturbed that she could not make them choose their own dinners at the inn, nor extort a confession of their preferring salmon to cod, or boiled fowls to veal cutlets.