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Bock

or bock

[ bok ]
/ bɒk /
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noun
a strong, dark beer traditionally brewed in the fall and aged through the winter for consumption the following spring.
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Also called Bock beer, bock beer [bok] /ˈbɒk ˈbɪər/ .

Origin of Bock

First recorded in1855–60; from German Bock, Bockbier literally, “buck beer,” perhaps by misdivision of Eimbecker Bier (as if ein Bockbier “one Bockbier”) beer of Eimbeck in Lower Saxony, Germany
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British Dictionary definitions for Bock

bock
/ (bok, bəʊk) /

verb, noun
a variant spelling of boke
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