[byoot-sheer, -sher] /ˈbyut ʃɪər, -ʃər/ (Show IPA). a historic county in SW Scotland, composed of three islands in the Firth of Clyde.
an island in the Firth of Clyde, in SW Scotland: part of the county Bute. 50 sq. mi. (130 sq. km).
(until 1975) a county of SW Scotland, consisting of islands in the Firth of Clyde and Kilbrannan Sound: formerly part of Strathclyde region (1975–96), now part of Argyll and Bute council area
an island off the coast of SW Scotland, in Argyll and Bute council area: situated in the Firth of Clyde, separated from the Cowal peninsula by the Kyles of Bute. Chief town: Rothesay. Pop: 7228 (2001). Area: 121 sq km (47 sq miles)
John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute. 1713–92, British Tory statesman; prime minister (1762–63)
noun a breath control technique used to prevent hyperventilation and treat asthma without drugs
Mangosuthu Gatsha [mahng-guh-soo-too gaht-shuh] /ˌmɑŋ gəˈsu tu ˈgɑt ʃə/ (Show IPA), born 1928, South African and Zulu political leader. noun Mangosouthu Gatsha (ˌmæŋɡəʊˈsuːtuː ˈɡætʃə), known as Chief Buthelezi. born 1928, Zulu leader, chief minister of the KwaZulu territory of South Africa from 1970 until its abolition in 1994; founder of the Inkatha movement and advocate […]
a contemporary expressionist dance form that originated in postwar Japan, first called Ankoku Butoh, or Dance of Utter Darkness. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1 Various Social Origins and Primal Law Andrew Lang History Of Egypt, Chalda, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery L.W. King and H.R. […]
the chief male servant of a household, usually in charge of serving food, the care of silverware, etc. a male servant having charge of the wines and liquors. Benjamin Franklin, 1818–93, U.S. politician and a Union general in the Civil War. Joseph, 1692–1752, English bishop, theologian, and author. Nicholas Murray, 1862–1947, U.S. educator: president of […]