[ boh-veyt ]
/ ˈboʊ veɪt /


an old English unit of land area measurement equivalent to one-eighth of a carucate.

Origin of bovate

1680–90; < Medieval Latin bovāta, equivalent to Latin bov- (stem of bōs) cow + -āta -ate1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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