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boa

noun \ˈbō-ə\

: a long scarf that is made of fur, feathers, or cloth

Full Definition of BOA

1
:  any of a family (Boidae) of large snakes that kill by constriction and that includes the boa constrictor, anaconda, and python
2
:  a long fluffy scarf
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Origin of BOA

Latin, a water snake
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with BOA

BOA Defined for Kids

boa

noun \ˈbō-ə\

Definition of BOA for Kids

:  a large snake (as a python) that coils around and crushes its prey

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