boa boa  /ˈboʊ ə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur
  2. (n) any of several chiefly tropical constrictors with vestigial hind limbs

Usage(s):

  • A six-foot boa constrictor slithered out of the Panama jungle one night last week, writhed up a high-tension-line tower along the Panama Railroad track, then glided onto a cable.

News

  1. Flash: QE, the weak relationship between money growth and activity – Merrill Lynch BoA

    FXstreet.com (London) - Michael S. Hanson, US economist for Merrill Lynch and BoA said the... For more information, read our latest forex news.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Forex Market

  2. Flash: Asian markets and London session – Merrill Lynch BoA

    FXstreet.com (London) - Research teams at Merrill Lynch and BoA highlight key market activity... For more information, read our latest forex news.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Forex Market

  3. Flash: Spain Economic Viewpoint – Merrill Lynch BoA

    FXstreet.com (London) - Research teams at Merrill Lynch BoA said that ‘It feels like 2012 all over... For more information, read our latest forex news.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Forex Market

Quotes

  1. BOA chairman Colin Moynihan said: "We are respectful of the court's decision in all aspects." "The BOA has rules which are not only recognised and understood by all Olympic athletes, but our bylaw has been in place for 16 years at their...
    on Jul 18, 2008 By: Colin Moynihan Source: UK Express

  2. "I think the decision has already been made and I think I'll have to leave it alone," said Chambers. "Unless the BOA were prepared to change then maybe, but if they're not then we can't because we don't have the financial backing to go...
    on Nov 18, 2008 By: Dwain Chambers Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "It's always been a very realistic aim we will be going there (Beijing)," Collins said. "There's been some very encouraging comments from people outside the BOA saying they have no problem with Dwain. We wouldn't take it (an appeal) on if we...
    on Mar 31, 2008 By: Nick Collins Source: International Herald Tribune

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