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noun (wikipedia, coaxial cable)
  1. Short form of coaxial cable
Translations: (trans-top, coaxial cable)
(trans-bottom) verb (coaxes, coaxing, coaxed)
  1. (obsolete) to fondle, kid, pet, tease
  1. To wheedle, persuade (a person, organisation, animal etc.) gradually or by use of flattery to do something.
    He coaxed the horse gently into the trailer.
  2. To manipulate carefully into a particular situation or position.
    They coaxed the rope through the pipe.

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