Borrowed from Spanish coca, from Quechua kuka, perhaps from Aymara.
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈkəʊkə/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈkoʊkə/
coca (usually uncountable, plural cocas)
- Any of the four cultivated plants which belong to the family Erythroxylaceae, native to western South America.
- The dried leaf of one of these plants, the South American shrub (Erythroxylum coca), widely cultivated in Andean countries, which is the source of cocaine.