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buckeye

Noun

1 the inedible nutlike seed of the horse chestnut [syn: horse chestnut, conker]
2 tree having palmate leaves and large clusters of white to red flowers followed by brown shiny inedible seeds [syn: horse chestnut, Aesculus hippocastanum]
3 a resident of Ohio [syn: Ohioan]

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English

Noun

  1. Any of several species of trees, of the genus Aesculus, or the related Mexican Buckeye (genus Ungnadia).
  2. The seed or fruit of these plants

Extensive Definition

Buckeye may refer to:

Botany

Places and their derivatives

Fictional characters

Other uses

buckeye in German: Buckeye
buckeye in Dutch: Buckeye
buckeye in Polish: Buckeye
buckeye in Ukrainian: Бакай
buckeye in Volapük: Buckeye
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