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bowlful

[bohl-foo l] /ˈboʊl fʊl/
noun, plural bowlfuls.
1.
as much as a bowl can hold:
He ate two bowlfuls of soup.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; bowl1 + -ful
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  • They became so habituated to people that one resident lured a moose inside his living room with a bowlful of corn chips.
  • Then she'll set out a bowlful for some predinner snacking.

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