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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bu·col·ic /bjuˈkɑlɪk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bu·col·ic a.  Of or pertaining to the life and occupation of a shepherd; pastoral; rustic.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bu·col·ic, n.  A pastoral poem, representing rural affairs, and the life, manners, and occupation of shepherds; as, the Bucolics of Theocritus and Virgil.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: used of idealized country life; "a country life of arcadian
             contentment"; "a pleasant bucolic scene"; "charming in
             its pastoral setting"; "rustic tranquility" [syn: arcadian,
              pastoral, rustic]
      2: relating to shepherds or herdsmen or devoted to raising
         sheep or cattle; "pastoral seminomadic people"; "pastoral
         land"; "a pastoral economy" [syn: pastoral]
      n 1: a country person [syn: peasant, provincial]
      2: a short descriptive poem of rural or pastoral life [syn: eclogue,