a wheel for buffing, consisting of a number of leather or canvas disks.
noun a large European moth, Phalera bucephala, having violet-brown buff-tipped forewings held at rest around the body so that it resembles a snapped-off twig
a woman who sings comic roles in opera. opera buffa. Historical Examples Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3) Otto Jahn
a soft, thick, light-yellow leather with a napped surface, originally made from buffalo skin but later also from other skins, used for making belts, pouches, etc. a brownish-yellow color; tan. a buff stick or buff wheel. a devotee or well-informed student of some activity or subject: Civil War buffs avidly read the new biography of […]
either of two North American shrubs, Shepherdia argentea or S. canadensis, having silvery, oblong leaves and bearing edible yellow or red berries. the fruit itself. Historical Examples Red Hunters And the Animal People Charles A. Eastman