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but•ter•y



Pronunciation: (but'u-rē), [key]
adj.
1. like, containing, or spread with butter.
2. resembling butter, as in smoothness or softness of texture: a vest of buttery leather.
3. grossly flattering; smarmy.

but•ter•y



Pronunciation: (but'u-rē, bu'trē), [key]
n.,
pl. -ter•ies.

1. Chiefly New Eng.a room or rooms in which the provisions, wines, and liquors of a household are kept; pantry; larder.
2. a room in colleges, esp. at Oxford and Cambridge universities, from which articles of food and drink are sold or dispensed to the students.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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