Definition of Candocks

1. candock [n] - See also: candock



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Candocks

candleshines
candlesnuffer
candlesnuffers
candlestick
candlestick tulip
candlesticklike
candlesticks
candlewaster
candlewasters
candlewick
candlewicks
candlewood
candlewoods
candling
candock
candocks (current term)
candor
candors
candour
candours
candrabindu
candrabindus
candroy
candroys
candy
candy-gram
candy-man
candy-men

Literary usage of Candocks

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1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1886)
"... the passage alluded to enumerates among water-weeds— ' Water-lillies, candocks, reate, and bullrushes.' Candy-tuft, or Candy Mustard. ..."

2. A Dictionary of English Plant-names by James Britten, Robert Holland (1886)
"... candocks, reate, and bullrushes." Candy-tuft, or Candy Mustard. The common candy-tuft of gardens is Iberia umbellata, L. ; the wild species is /. amara, ..."

3. The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton: Extensively by Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton (1824)
"... especially some ponds, and then let it lie dry six or twelve months, both to kill the water-weeds, as water-lilies, candocks, reate, and bull-rushes, ..."

4. A Glossary of Dialect & Archaic Words Used in the County of Gloucester by J[ohn] Drummond Robertson (1890)
"Plattdeutsch Räth, the long reed which grows on the margin of lakes. "Water-weeds, as water-lilies, candocks, REATE, and bulrushes. ..."

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