Some creature that looked like a feathered lizard, its coxcomb yellow and black, scuttled into view, and out again. COLDHEART CANYON (2001)Beneath the limp coxcomb its swollen eyes stared at Dr Barbara, as if recognizing her for the first time. RUSHING TO PARADISE (2001)The feathered reptile lowered its coxcomb as she crossed the ground, and slunk away, disappearing into a crack between two boulders. COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
极少使用。在柯林斯辞典中， coxcomb 属于使用频率排在后 50% 的词语之一。
coxcomb 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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