bốc

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *poːk (handful). Related to vốc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bốc (, )

  1. to pick something up with hand
    ăn bốcto eat with hands
  2. to make up (a traditional medicine prescription)
  3. to exhume and move (a corpse) to another place
  4. to steam, to vaporize

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Derived terms

Noun[edit]

bốc (, )

  1. (dialectal) a handful