- a nontreaty organization of the NATO nations except Iceland, and with the addition of Japan, that sets rules on exports of strategic goods to Communist countries: formed in 1949.
Origin of COCOM
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It seemed to Jack that Cocom was desirous of wearing the crown of martyrdom.
I have escaped it, but Cocom may now be selected by Ixtlilxochitli as the victim.
"It is impossible to save Cocom," responded Jack, a trifle sadly.
"That is as it may be, Señor," observed Cocom, significantly.
"I know nothing at present," replied Cocom, with a meaning glance.