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prefix co- pronunciation in American English /koʊ/
  1. 1
    together: used with some nouns, verbs, and adjectives

    coeducation (=the education of boys and girls together)

    cohabiting couples (=people living together without being married)

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  2. 2
    sharing a job or responsibility: used with some nouns, verbs, and adjectives

    her co-star (=another main actor taking part with her in the film)

    my codriver (=someone who drives so that I can rest)

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