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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CO-OP

Then, when the lad was thirteen, she got him a job in the "Co-op."

Then, when the lad was thirteen, she got him a job in the "Co-op" office.

I'm afraid Greencastle is too small to do much with the co-op.

"There's going to be a special meeting of the Co-op," he said.

I could never remember an election in Port Sandor, or an election of officers in the Co-op.

Everybody who wasn't already in the Co-op hurried up and joined.

It was too much like the loss of the Claymore, which had made Ravick president of the Co-op.

It is not the Co-op wax; it is wax stored in an otherwise disused area.

When the captain gets paid for the wax he's turned over to the Co-op, he divides the money among the crew.

Well, if a captain wants his wax back, after it's been turned over for sale to the Co-op, can he get it?

WORD ORIGIN

1861, abbreviation of cooperative. The hyphen is needed to avoid confusion with coop (n.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CO-OP

condominium

nountenant-owned apartment house
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.