ohio buckeye

O·hi·o buck·eye
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [oh-hahy-oh buhk-ahy]
    • /oʊˈhaɪ oʊ ˈbʌkˌaɪ/
    • /əʊˈhaɪəʊ ˈbʌkaɪ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [oh-hahy-oh buhk-ahy]
    • /oʊˈhaɪ oʊ ˈbʌkˌaɪ/

Definitions of ohio buckeye words

  • noun ohio buckeye See under buckeye (def 1). 1
  • noun plural ohio buckeye any of various trees or shrubs of the genus Aesculus, as A. glabra (Ohio buckeye) having palmate leaves, gray, scaly bark, and bell-shaped greenish-yellow flowers in upright clusters: the state tree of Ohio. 1
  • noun plural ohio buckeye the brown nut of any of these trees. 1
  • noun plural ohio buckeye (initial capital letter) a native or inhabitant of Ohio (used as a nickname). 1
  • noun plural ohio buckeye a butterfly, Precis lavinia, having dark-brown wings with purple or red eyespots. 1

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Origin of ohio buckeye

First appearance:

before 1800
One of the 42% newest English words
An Americanism dating back to 1800-10

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Parts of speech for Ohio buckeye


ohio buckeye popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 1% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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