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English noun: sod

1. sod (object) surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots

Synonymsgreensward, sward, turf

Broader (hypernym)ground, land, soil

Narrower (hyponym)divot

2. SOD (substance) an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of superoxide into hydrogen peroxide and oxygen

SamplesOxygen free radicals are normally removed in our bodies by the superoxide dismutase enzymes.

Synonymssuperoxide dismutase

Broader (hypernym)enzyme

3. sod (person) someone who engages in anal copulation (especially a male who engages in anal copulation with another male)

Synonymsbugger, sodomist, sodomite

Broader (hypernym)degenerate, deviant, deviate, pervert

4. sod (person) an informal British term for a youth or man

SamplesThe poor sod couldn't even buy a drink.

Broader (hypernym)bozo, cat, guy, hombre

Domain regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

English verb: sod

1. sod (contact) cover with sod

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)cover

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