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Main Entry: 1butĚter
Pronunciation: primarystressbschwat-schwar
Function: noun
Etymology: Old English butere "butter," from Latin butyrum (same meaning), from Greek boutyron, from bous "ox, cow" and tyros "cheese" --related to BUFFALO
1 : a solid yellow fatty food made by churning milk or cream
2 : a substance resembling butter in texture or use <apple butter>
- butĚtery /-schwa-remacron/ adjective

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