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Boa

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Pliny says the word is from bos (a cow), and arose from the supposition that the boa sucked the milk of cows.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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