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butyraceous

[byoo-tuh-rey-shuh s] /ˌbyu təˈreɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
of the nature of, resembling, or containing butter.
Origin of butyraceous
1660-1670
1660-70; < Latin būtȳr(um) butter + -aceous
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butyraceous

/ˌbjuːtɪˈreɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, containing, or resembling butter
Word Origin
C17 butyr-, from Latin būtyrumbutter + -aceous
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butyraceous in Medicine

butyraceous bu·ty·ra·ceous (byōō'tə-rā'shəs) or bu·ty·rous (byōō'tə-rəs)
adj.
Buttery in consistency.

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