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bovate

[boh-veyt] /ˈboʊ veɪt/
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an old English unit of land area measurement equivalent to one-eighth of a carucate.
Origin of bovate
1680-1690
1680-90; < Medieval Latin bovāta, equivalent to Latin bov- (stem of bōs) cow + -āta -ate1
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