boce

Boce

Boce\ (b[=o]s), n. [L. box, bocis, Gr. bo`ax, bw^x.] (Zo["o]l.) A European fish (Box vulgaris), having a compressed body and bright colors; -- called also box, and bogue.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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