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  • n. Plural form of bowl.
  • n. A precision sport where the goal is to roll biased balls (weighted on one side, and called bowls) closer to a smaller white ball (the jack or kitty) than one's opponent is able to do.
  • n. A ball used in the game of bowls
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bowl.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. See bowl, a ball, a game.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A game played with bowls on a bowling-green: applied also to skittles or ninepins (which see).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a bowling game played on a level lawn with biased wooden balls that are rolled at a jack

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