[koo-lee] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  • Holden and Cooley spent the rest of their days on the Upper Yadkin.

    Chronicles of Border Warfare

    Alexander Scott Withers

  • Whoever they may be they are in the "cooley" and watching the prairie.

    Marion's Faith.

    Charles King

  • Cooley says of them, "They are so utterly untrue, that they have not their parallel in any language."

  • "Twenty-five franc limit," responded Cooley authoritatively.

    His Own People

    Booth Tarkington

  • "No, I'll bet you hadn't," said Cooley, correctly deducing the fact.

    His Own People

    Booth Tarkington

cooley in Medicine


[kōōlē]Denton Arthur Born 1920
  1. American surgeon and educator who in 1969 performed the first artificial heart transplant on a human.
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