buffalo: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (buf'u-lō"), [key]
— n., pl. v., -loes, -los, -lo, -loed, -lo•ing.
  1. any of several large wild oxen of the family Bovidae. Cf. bison, Cape buffalo, water buffalo.
  2. See
  3. a buffalofish.
  4. a shuffling tap-dance step.


Pronunciation: (buf'u-lō"), [key]
— n.
  1. a port in W New York, on Lake Erie. 357,870.
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