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coper

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Pronunciation: /ˈkəʊpə/

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(also horse-coper)

Definition of coper in English:

noun

archaic
A horse-dealer.

Origin

mid 16th century: from Middle English cope 'buy', from Dutch, Low German kōpen; related to German kaufen, also to cheap.

Words that rhyme with coper

doper, eloper, Europa, groper, hoper, L-dopa, moper, no-hoper, opah, toper

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