- Australian short for baobab
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Examples from the Web for boab
Boab was not intractable, but he was sagacious; he had been fed on that sort of chaff too long.
And Boab did get on, only to stop at the ascent of the next hill.
The house stands there now, weather-beaten and lonely on the peak of Mt. Boab, all tenantless and forlorn.A Fortnight of Folly
On one side is a raised stone platform, seat for the "boab" or door-keeper, and other servants of the house.Peeps at Many Lands: Egypt
R. Talbot Kelly