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Italian Bowling is referred to as Bocce or Boccia. It is a type of bowling. Bowling in general refers to any sport in which a ball is rolled or thrown on a green or down a lane towards an object or group of objects. The rules of Bocce differ from that of tenpin bowling.

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Is bocce ball an Italian game?

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What is 'bowling alley' in Italian?

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What do you call a bowling enthusiast?

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Did the dutch introduce bowling in the US?

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