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bois d'arc

[boh dahrk] /ˈboʊ ˌdɑrk/
noun, plural bois d'arcs, bois d'arc. Louisiana French.
1.
Osage orange (def 1).
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805, Americanism; < Louisiana French: literally, bow wood
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