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A leather bag or sack for holding wine.

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a small leather wine container
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(ˈboʊ tə)

n., pl. -tas.
a goatskin bag for holding wine.
[< Sp < Late Latin butta, buttis cask; see butt4]
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Noun1.bota - a wine bottle made of leather
wine bottle - a bottle for holding wine
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