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bole in Plants topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbolebole /bəʊl $ boʊl/ noun [countable]  literaryHBP the main part of a tree syn trunk
Examples from the Corpus
boleOn the north-east corner is the cellar, complete with winter bee boles and a drainage channel out to the moat.However, the sites are usually near a buttress or a fallen bole.She sat down and leaned against the bole of the tree, watching him.A tall, dark figure in the shadows, leaning against the bole.These stately craft are an awe-inspiring sight, each carved from the bole of single great ironwood tree.Ellwood stood close to the bole of an apple tree and watched the bar.