bocci


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boc·ce

or boc·ci or boc·cie  (bŏch′ē)
n.
A game of Italian origin similar to lawn bowling that is played with wooden balls on a long narrow court covered with fine gravel.

[Italian bocce, pl. of boccia, ball.]
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Noun1.bocci - Italian bowling played on a long narrow dirt courtbocci - Italian bowling played on a long narrow dirt court
bowling - a game in which balls are rolled at an object or group of objects with the aim of knocking them over or moving them
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She enjoyed flowers, painting, music and dancing as well as playing bocci at Southgate and golfing in Florida.
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Contract notice: Tender for Minor Civil Works and Finishing Works at the Paola Wolves (Bocci Pitch) at Paola.
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She enjoyed flowers, painting, music and dancing as well as playing bocci at Southgate, golfing in Florida, and summers on Webster Lake.
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