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English Dictionary: sod by the DICT Development Group
7 results for sod
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
sod
n
  1. surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots
    Synonym(s): turf, sod, sward, greensward
  2. an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of superoxide into hydrogen peroxide and oxygen; "oxygen free radicals are normally removed in our bodies by the superoxide dismutase enzymes"
    Synonym(s): superoxide dismutase, SOD
  3. someone who engages in anal copulation (especially a male who engages in anal copulation with another male)
    Synonym(s): sodomite, sodomist, sod, bugger
  4. an informal British term for a youth or man; "the poor sod couldn't even buy a drink"
v
  1. cover with sod
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Seethe \Seethe\, v. t. [imp. {Seethed}({Sod}, obs.); p. p.
      {Seethed}, {Sodden}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Seething}.] [OE.
      sethen, AS. se[a2][?]an; akin to D. sieden, OHG. siodan, G.
      sieden, Icel. sj[?][?]a, Sw. sjuda, Dan. syde, Goth. saubs a
      burnt offering. Cf. {Sod}, n., {Sodden}, {Suds}.]
      To decoct or prepare for food in hot liquid; to boil; as, to
      seethe flesh. [Written also {seeth}.]
  
               Set on the great pot, and seethe pottage for the sons
               of the prophets.                                    --2 Kings iv.
                                                                              38.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Sod \Sod\, n. (Zo[94]l.)
      The rock dove. [Prov. Eng.]

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Sod \Sod\, n. [Akin to LG. sode, D. zode, OD. sode, soode,
      OFries. satha, and E. seethe. So named from its sodden state
      in wet weather. See {Seethe}.]
      That stratum of the surface of the soil which is filled with
      the roots of grass, or any portion of that surface; turf;
      sward.
  
               She there shall dress a sweeter sod Than Fancy's feet
               have ever trod.                                       --Collins.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Sod \Sod\, obs.
      imp. of {Seethe}.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Sod \Sod\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sodden}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Sodding}.]
      To cover with sod; to turf.

From U.S. Gazetteer (1990) [gazetteer]:
   Sod, WV
      Zip code(s): 25564
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