Definition of Bosque

1. Noun. (defdate 19th century) (rare spelling of bosk) ¹



2. Noun. (context: southern US) A gallery forest found growing along a river bank or on the flood plain of a watercourse. ¹

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Definition of Bosque

1. bosk [n -S] - See also: bosk

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bosque

bosomy
boson
bosonic
bosonisation
bosonise
bosonised
bosonises
bosonising
bosonization
bosonizations
bosonize
bosonized
bosonizes
bosonizing
bosons
bosque (current term)
bosques
bosquet
bosquets
boss
boss-eyed
boss about
boss around
boss key
bossa nova
bossage
bossages
bossdom
bossdoms
bossed

Literary usage of Bosque

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1. Life Among the Apaches by John C. Cremony (1868)
"Dangerous Hunting at the bosque.—Dr. McNulty's Adventure. ... The Pecos for twenty-five miles about the bosque Redondo is fringed for a half mile in depth, ..."

2. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"... bosque DEL APACHE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEW MEXICO) bosque Del Apache—"Woods of the Apache," named for Indians who once camped in the shade of ..."

3. Adventure Guide to Costa Rica by Bruce Conord (2005)
"bosque Nuboso de Los Niños Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. ..."

4. Spanish Exploration in the Southwest, 1542-1706 by Herbert Eugene Bolton (1916)
"DIARY OF FERNANDO DEL bosque, 16751 IN the province of Nueba Estremadura de ... on the 30th day of April, 1675, I, Fernando de el bosque, lieutenant alcalde ..."

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