buckeye

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noun buck·eye \ˈbək-ˌī\

Definition of buckeye

  1. 1 :  any of various shrubs or trees (genus Aesculus) of the horse-chestnut family; also :  the large nutlike seed of such a shrub or tree

  2. 2 capitalized :  a native or resident of Ohio —used as a nickname

First Known Use of buckeye

1763


BUCKEYE Defined for Kids

buckeye

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noun buck·eye \ˈbək-ˌī\

Definition of buckeye for Students

  1. :  a tree with showy clusters of flowers and large brown inedible nutlike seeds


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