koku

[ koh-koo; Japanese kaw-koo ]
/ ˈkoʊ ku; Japanese ˈkɔ kʊ /

noun, plural ko·ku.

a Japanese unit of dry measure equivalent to 5.12 bushels (1.8 hectoliters).

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Origin of koku

<Japanese <Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese measure
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