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bouche

[ boosh ]
/ buʃ /
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noun Armor.
a curved indentation in an upper corner of a jousting shield, serving as a lance rest: used from the 14th to the 17th century.
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Origin of bouche

<French phrase à bouche literally, with (a) mouth, said of a notched shield. See bouchée

Other definitions for bouche (2 of 2)

Bouché
[ boo-shey ]
/ buˈʃeɪ /

noun
Louis, 1896–1969, U.S. painter.
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