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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French.

NounEdit

œil-de-bœuf (plural œils-de-bœuf)

  1. (architecture) bull's eye, oculus

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From œil (eye) + de (of) + bœuf (bull).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

œil-de-bœuf m (plural œils-de-bœuf)

  1. (architecture) bull's eye, oculus

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