bucky

adjective \ˈbəkē\

Definition of bucky

-er/-est

  1. :  like a buck or like that of a buck; especially :  exhibiting characteristics of an entire male some discount is usual on bucky lambs

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Origin and Etymology of bucky

1buck + -y


bucky-

combining form \ˈbə-kē\

Definition of bucky-

  1. :  fullerene :  formed from fullerene buckyball Buckypaper is a flattened aggregate of carbon nanotubes—each 50,000 times thinner than a human hair—that is 250 times stronger than steel and 10 times as light, with excellent thermal and electric conductivity. — Paola Antonelli, Seed, February 2009

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