Northeastern U.S. the bufflehead.
Informal. a chubby person.
an individual serving of butter shaped into a small sphere.
Historical Examples

Blue Ridge Country Jean Thomas

noun (US)
another name for bufflehead
(informal, derogatory) a chubby or fat person


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