bose

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See also: Bose, böse, and Böse

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Verb[edit]

bose (third-person singular simple present boses, present participle bosing, simple past and past participle bosed)

  1. (usually archaeology) To strike the ground with an object in order to determine, from the resulting sounds, what lies underground.
    • 1974, Martin Jim Aitken, Physics and archaeology:
      This criticism applies also to bosing in which the ground is thumped with a heavy rammer; over filled-in pits, tombs, [] Bosing is successful where the top-soil is thin and firm, with an unstratified rock such as chalk beneath.

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Lindu[edit]

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bose

  1. oar; rowing tool

Plautdietsch[edit]

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bose

  1. to hurry

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Polish[edit]

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bose

  1. inflection of bosy:
    1. neuter nominative/vocative/accusative singular
    2. nonvirile nominative/vocative/accusative plural

Scanian[edit]

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bose m

  1. snake

Spanish[edit]

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bose

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of bosar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of bosar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of bosar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of bosar.