from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A European fish (Box vulgaris), having a compressed body and bright colors; -- called also box, and bogue.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as bogue.
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Ova ma? ina pakuje te? nost u boce razli? itog oblika.
Had heaven fo bleft him, he had dy'd before The fatal fleet of Sparta Paris boce.
Alas! som men of hem schewen the schap and the boce of the horrible swollen membres, that semeth like to the maladies of hirnia, in the wrapping of here hose, and eek the buttokes of hem, that faren as it were the hinder part of a sche ape in the fulle of the moone.”