noun \ˈbau̇, ˈbȯu̇\

Definition of bouw



  1. :  an Indonesian unit of land area equal to 1.75 acres

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Origin and Etymology of bouw

Dutch, literally, tillage; akin to Old English dwelling, Old High German tillage, dwelling, Old Norse household, Old English būan to dwell — more at bower

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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