a butler’s room or pantry; buttery.
The Romance of Words (4th ed.) Ernest Weekley
noun (pl) -leries
a butler’s room
another name for buttery2 (sense 1)
a narcotic analgesic, C 21 H 29 NO 2 , administered by injection to treat moderate to severe pain.
a representation of the Buddha. (initial capital letter) Buddha (def 1).
noun (pl) butsudan, -dans (in Buddhism) a small household altar (in Nichiren Buddhism) an ornate cabinet which holds the Gohonzon Historical Examples Myths & Legends of Japan F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis The Yotsuya Kwaidan or O’Iwa Inari James S. De Benneville Myths & Legends of Japan F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis Japanese Girls and […]