from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A game of Italian origin similar to lawn bowling that is played with wooden balls on a long narrow court covered with fine gravel.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A game, similar to bowls or pétanque, played on a long, narrow, dirt-covered court
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- n. Italian bowling played on a long narrow dirt court
Italian bocce, pl. of boccia, ball.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Italian bocce (Wiktionary)