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princox

[prin-koks, pring-] /ˈprɪn kɒks, ˈprɪŋ-/
noun, Archaic.
1.
a self-confident young fellow; coxcomb.
Also, princock
[prin-kok, pring-] /ˈprɪn kɒk, ˈprɪŋ-/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of princox
1530-1540
First recorded in 1530-40; origin uncertain
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