cocopan

/ (ˈkəʊkəʊˌpæn) /

noun

(in South Africa) a small wagon running on narrow-gauge railway lines used in minesAlso called: hopper

Nearby words

  1. coconut shy,
  2. coconut water,
  3. cocoon,
  4. cocooned,
  5. cocooning,
  6. cocos islands,
  7. cocos plate,
  8. cocotte,
  9. cocoyam,
  10. cocozelle

Word Origin for cocopan

C20: from Zulu 'ngkumbana short truck

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