bocce ball

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Noun1.bocce ball - wooden ball that is bowled in the Italian game of bocce
ball - round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games; "the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve"; "the mayor threw out the first ball"; "the ball rolled into the corner pocket"
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The unprecedented Winter Olympic exposure on cable TV could make this version of ice bocce ball the next Southern California indoor pastime.
Stock up on games: From bocce ball and croquet to badminton and horseshoes, there are plenty of backyard games well-suited for family and friends.
The local Special Olympics program is geared for people of all ages with varying degrees of mental retardation and offers a full schedule of gymnastics, swimming, bowling, volleyball, basketball, track, tennis, bocce ball and softball.
Guests will enjoy a finely manicured lawn with a practice putting green, which can also be used as a croquet court, and two grass bocce ball courts.
Resort amenities include an infinity-edge pool, poolside restaurant & bar, poolside and beachside massages, children's playground, tennis and bocce ball courts and oceanside dining at the resort's signature restaurant Casa Lyon.
They garden, picnic, play bocce ball, swim in the indoor heated pool, lounge in the spa, and meet friends for cocktails.
Amenities include extensive nature trails and parks; a Private Beach Club on Oak Island; a 6,000 square foot Lakeside Clubhouse uniquely built to extend over one of the many community lakes; a fitness center; a media center; indoor and outdoor swimming pools; lighted HarTrue tennis courts; a waterfront park with boat launch facility; a proposed 40-slip marina; gaming areas with bocce ball and horseshoe pits; boat and RV storage; close proximity to renowned area beaches; and over 40 golf courses within a 40-mile radius.
The Tasting Library and Grand Salon, with its floor-to-ceiling fireplace open to the Tapestry Lawn and Mulberry Grove that boasts panoramic views of the rolling hillsides, CordeValle Resort's pristine golf course, and the winery's Estate Vineyard, The winery also offers a competition sized Bocce Ball court near the Mulberry Grove for visitors to enjoy a friendly competition over a glass of wine.
The changes will run through most of the resorts operations: Recreation zone: This project will feature indoor and outdoor pools, a ropes course, a bocce ball stadium, two sand volleyball courts, two skating rinks, a sport court, a basketball court, a fenced childrens activity area and courts for croquet, pickle ball and tennis.
He enjoyed fishing, bowling, gardening, playing cards and bocce ball.
GOTTA ROLL WITH IT Meghan playing bocce ball, a form of boules, in the sunshine