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  • butterless — adjective Without butter …   Wiktionary

  • butterless — but·ter·less …   English syllables

  • butterless — ˈbəd]ərlə̇s, ˈbət], R ]əl or ]əl adjective : being without butter …   Useful english dictionary

  • butter — butterless, adj. butterlike, adj. /but euhr/, n. 1. the fatty portion of milk, separating as a soft whitish or yellowish solid when milk or cream is agitated or churned. 2. this substance, processed for cooking and table use. 3. any of various… …   Universalium

  • butter — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English butere, from Latin butyrum, from Greek boutyron, from bous cow + tyros cheese; akin to Avestan tūiri curds more at cow Date: before 12th century 1. a solid emulsion of fat globules, air, and… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Depression cake — is a type of cake that was commonly made during the Great Depression. The ingredients include little or no milk, sugar, butter or eggs, because they were then either expensive or hard to get. Similar cakes are known as War Cake, as they avoided… …   Wikipedia

  • Buttered cat paradox — The buttered cat paradox is a joke paradox based on the tongue in cheek combination of two adages:* Cats always land on their feet. * Buttered toast always lands buttered side down.The paradox arises when one considers what would happen if one… …   Wikipedia

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  • dry — 1. adjective 1) the dry desert Syn: arid, parched, droughty, scorched, baked; waterless, moistureless, rainless; dehydrated, desiccated, thirsty, bone dry Ant: wet 2) …   Thesaurus of popular words

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