Associations to the word «Bois»

Wiktionary

BOIS, proper noun. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist Désiré Georges Jean Marie Bois (1856-1946).
BOIS D'ARC, noun. The osage orange.
BOIS DURCI, noun. A hard, polishable composition of fine sawdust and blood, formerly used for making household items.

Wise words

The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Mark Twain