the dried dung of buffalo used as fuel, especially by early settlers on the western plains. Historical Examples The Plow-Woman Eleanor Gates The Book of Camp-Lore and Woodcraft Dan Beard
a heavyweight woolen fabric constructed in twill weave and having a shaggy pile.
an ornamental shrub, Ribes odoratum, of the central U.S., having showy, drooping clusters of fragrant yellow flowers and edible black fruit.
any of several large, carplike, North American, freshwater fishes of the genus Ictiobus, of the sucker family.
any of several large, carplike, North American, freshwater fishes of the genus Ictiobus, of the sucker family. Historical Examples Diary of an Enlisted Man Lawrence Van Alstyne Swatty Ellis Parker Butler noun any of several freshwater North American hump-backed cyprinoid fishes of the genus Ictiobus: family Catostomidae (suckers)