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cuz

1. A shortening of "cousin." Yep, Joe's my cuz—how do you two know each other?
2. A shortening of "because." I was late cuz I overslept.
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cuz

(kəz)
n. cousin. (Old colloquial. The spelling is eye-dialect. Cous probably would not be recognized as cousin.) I’ve got to go to Denver to visit my cuz.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The 42-member committee introduced Touchstone Energy to symbolize the various elements that "represent the relationship between COUs and their consumer-members and the communities they serve," said Glenn English, NRECA chief executive officer.
Before serving, remove half of the juices from the chicken to mix through the cous cous along with a handful of thyme leaves.
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Moroccan Spiced Lamb with Sweet Vegetable Stew Serves: 4 INGREDIENTS 250g lamb mince; 100g cous cous; 1/2 cup red onion, finely diced; 1/2 cup carrot, finely diced; 1/2 cup celery, finely diced; 1/2 cup swede roughly chopped; 1/2 cup parsnip roughly chopped; 1 tin tomatoes 3 dried apricots; 1/2 chicken stock pot; 1/2 cup fresh coriander; 1 clove of garlic; 1 spring onion; 1/4 tsp all spice; 1/4 tsp cumin1/4 tsp turmeric; 1/2 tsp ginger.
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