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 Buc’caneer’Buceph’alos [bull-headed]. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Bucen’taur.
 
A monster, half-man and half-ox. The Venetian state-galley employed by the Doge when he went on Ascension Day to wed the Adriatic was so called. (Greek, bous, ox; centauros, centaur.)   1
 


 Buc’caneer’Buceph’alos [bull-headed]. 

 
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