BOCCAS

Noun

boccas

plural of bocca

Source: Wiktionary


BOCCA

Boc"ca, n. Etym: [It., mouth.]

Definition: The round hole in the furnace of a glass manufactory through which the fused glass is taken out. Craig.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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CAREFUL

(adjective) unhurried and with care and dignity; “walking at the same measured pace”; “with all deliberate speed”


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Coffee Trivia

The word “coffee” entered the English language in 1582 via the Dutch “koffie,” borrowed from the Ottoman Turkish “kahve,” borrowed in turn from the Arabic “qahwah.” The Arabic word qahwah was traditionally held to refer to a type of wine.

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