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bucca in Medicine

bucca buc·ca (bŭk'ə)
The cheek.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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  • A bucca was the highest title of reproach that Puckinharn had in his vocabulary.

    Ande Trembath

    Matthew Stanley Kemp
  • No orbitals; height of bucca about a third less than height of eye.

    Handbook of Medical Entomology William Albert Riley
  • One day the little maid fell into the sea, but bucca held her up until Uncle Malachi reached his gaff, and gaffed her in.

    Cornish Saints and Sinners J. Henry Harris
  • Then bucca knew he'd never win woman's love, and he must abide his thousand years.

    Cornish Saints and Sinners J. Henry Harris
  • The Knockers or Knackers are mine-spirits, quite unconnected with bucca or bogles.

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