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Bosc

Bosc

See also: bosc, bòsc, bość, and bóść

English

Noun

Bosc (countable and uncountable, plural Boscs)

  1. (uncountable) A particular cultivar of pear.
  2. (countable) A pear of this type.

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bosc

See also: Bosc, bòsc, bość, and bóść

Catalan

Noun

bosc m (plural boscs or boscos)

  1. forest; wood; woods

Friulian

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin *boscus, from Proto-Germanic *buskaz (compare Old High German busk). Compare Spanish and Portuguese bosque, French bois, Catalan bosc, Dalmatian buasc, Occitan boscs.

Noun

bosc m (plural boscs)

  1. wood, forest

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Norman

Etymology

Borrowing from English box.

Noun

bosc m (plural boscs)

  1. (Jersey) box

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Old Provençal

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin *boscus, from Proto-Germanic *buskaz.

Noun

bosc m (oblique plural boscs, nominative singular boscs, nominative plural bosc)

  1. wood; woods

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