Cop is a slang term for a police official.

Cop or Cops may refer to:




  • Canada Olympic Park, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Centralny Okreg Przemyslowy, Polish name for the Central Industrial Region in Poland


  • Cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, and Prednisone/Prednisolone, a variant of the chemotherapy regimen CHOP
  • Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia, alternate name for bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia (BOOP)
  • Colloid osmotic pressure, exerted by proteins in blood plasma that normally tends to pull water into the circulatory system


Computer science


  • The Cops (US band), an American band
  • The Cops (band), an Australian garage rock band who released their debut album Stomp on Tripwires in 2004
  • Cop (album), the second album by New York band Swans
  • Alkaline Trio song from their 1998 album Goddamnit
  • COP International, a record label

Other entertainment


  • CoP, short for S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat, a computer game
  • C.O.P. abbreviation for "close of play" (originally in cricket, now, by extension, any other activity).


  • Commissioner of police, the title of the chief officer of many law enforcement agencies
  • Chief of police, the title typically given to the head of a police department, particularly in North America
  • Community oriented policing, a policing strategy using community interaction to control crime


  • Child Online Protection initiative(COP), is a global initiative created by ITU, as part of the Global Cybersecurity Agenda, which aims to tackle cybersecurity holistically.
  • Colombian peso, whose ISO 4217 code is COP
  • Copper State Air Service, a United States airline whose ICAO airline designator is COP
  • Code of Points (disambiguation), the scoring system used in gymnastics and figure skating
  • Community of practice, a collaborative method of social learning
  • A component in some place names, e.g. Mow Cop, from an Anglo-Saxon word copp meaning "head"
  • Cost of products sold, the expense incurred by a company to sell a product
  • Common Operational Picture, term used by the military to describe the positioning of all assets
  • Contempt of Parliament, an uncommon charge leading to non-confidence motions in Commonwealth countries
  • COP 357 Derringer, a modern pepperbox pistol
  • Combat Outpost, a type of military base (for example, see Combat Outpost Shocker)
  • Coptic language, whose ISO 639-2 code is cop

See also

  • Cop out (disambiguation)
  • Copse, a small lowland woodland

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  • COP — steht für: Conference of the Parties, die englische Bezeichnung von UN Vertragsstaatenkonferenzen (dt. VSK): UN Klimakonferenzen Konferenzen zum Übereinkommen der Vereinten Nationen zur Bekämpfung der Wüstenbildung Biodiversitäts Konvention… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • CoP — steht für: Conference of the Parties, die englische Bezeichnung von UN Vertragsstaatenkonferenzen (dt. VSK) wie der der UN Klimakonferenz. Coefficient Of Performance, der Wirkungsgrad von Kältemaschinen bzw. Wärmepumpen Kolumbianischer Peso, als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cop — (латиницей)  популярное в США прозвище полицейских (произносится «коп»; аналог русского «мент»). Например: «Полицейский (англ.)русск.» (The Cop)  американский немой фильм 1928 года, драма. «Полицейский» (Cop)  американский… …   Википедия

  • Cop — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cop — informal ► NOUN ▪ a police officer. ► VERB (copped, copping) 1) catch or arrest (an offender). 2) incur (something unwelcome). 3) (cop off) have a sexual encounter. 4) …   English terms dictionary

  • Cop — (k[o^]p), n. [AS. cop; cf. G. kopf head. Cf. {Cup}, {Cob}.] 1. The top of a thing; the head; a crest. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Cop they used to call The tops of many hills. Drayton. [1913 Webster] 2. A conical or conical ended mass of coiled thread …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cop — ist ein englischer umgangssprachlicher Begriff für einen Polizisten. Das Wort ist eine Rückbildung von copper, das nichts mit der gleichlautenden englischen Bezeichnung für Kupfer zu tun hat, sondern sich vom hauptsächlich im britischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • cop — cop1 [käp] n. [ME & OE cop, prob. akin to Ger kopf & Du kop, head < LL cuppa: see CUP] 1. Now Dial. the top or crest, as of a hill 2. a cone shaped roll of thread or yarn coiled round a spindle cop2 [käp] vt. copped, copping [ …   English World dictionary

  • COP — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda COP puede referirse a: Signo Representativo del Peso Colombiano Centro de Orientación Pedagógica Centro de Orientación Policial Centro de Orientación Psicológica Coefficient Of Performance (en inglés Coeficiente De… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cop — 〈[ kɔ̣p] m. 6; salopp〉 Polizist (in den USA) [engl. amerikan.] * * * Cọp, der; s, s [engl. cop, viell. zu älter cap = Festnahme, zu afrz. caper = ergreifen < lat. capere]: engl. ugs. Bez. für: Polizist. * * * Cọp   der, s/ s, amerikanisch… …   Universal-Lexikon

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