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When a batsmen faces 100 balls in an innings. Originates from the Australian batsmen Ed Cowan who is known for facing 100 balls often, but was unable to make a significant score
"Cowan has faced 100 balls now for his 29"
"That brings up his Cowan"
by Seriousmaker April 26, 2013
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A tourist to sub-orbital or orbital space, through commercial space flight programs.
Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson alongside their crew became the first astrotourists, while visiting sub-orbital space in July 2021
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An old English term adopted as a Masonic term for an outsider who listens secretly to the proceedings of a Masonic lodge outside a lodge building. synonym for eavesdropper
The duty of the tyler is to keep out all cowans and eavesdroppers in order to maintain the secrecy of the meeting.
by rbs2 April 30, 2009
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A commonly used word by Wiccans. A cowan is one who does not follow the religion of Wicca, in other words, they are not Wiccan.
Tom is not wiccan, therefore he is a cowan.
by Lynx_User58 June 05, 2005
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Cowan- in south Louisiana, it is a woman's vagina.
I can see her cowan from under her dress.
by agadore June 16, 2013
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Bald headed technical teacher. He's a cool guy. He has a dislike (or phobia) for hair so he shaves his all off.
Joke: Did ya get the Cow'in?
Should actually be a baldie. Usually with a Sharpy or Baldie in tow.
Quick!, lets go rub cowan's head for good luck. Aarrgh!, the reflection off of cowan's head blinded me! (lol)
by steve January 12, 2005
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