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Definition of the noun Bute

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noun - plural: butes

  1. [informal] phenylbutazone


  1. Bute a.k.a. Isle of Bute: Bute is an island in the Firth of Clyde in Scotland. It has a brand new school opened recently which has an indoor football facility which is the size of Guilford Square. It is divided into highland and lowland areas by the Highland Boundary Fault. Formerly part of the county of Buteshire, it now constitutes part of the council area of Argyll and Bute. Its resident population was 6,498 in 2011, a decline of just over 10% from the figure of 7,228 recorded in 2001 against a background of Scottish island populations as a whole growing by 4% to 103,702 for the same period.
  2. Bute is a town in the Mid North of South Australia, approximately 40 kilometres east of Wallaroo and 24 kilometres west of Snowtown. It was proclaimed as a town in 1884 and named after the Isle of Bute, in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland. Attractions to the town include the nearby Bute tannery, Bute Hobbies Bromeliad Display Gardens and the Bute Hotel The town is surrounded by agricultural and pastoral land.


Bute a.k.a. Vute Language: Vute is a Mambiloid language of Cameroon, with a thousand speakers in Nigeria.

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Google previewThe Isle of Bute (1999)

by Norman S. Newton

Introducing the Island The Clyde Steamers Bute is an attractive little island, easily accessible from industrial Scotland, yet retaining many of the elements of Highland life, especially away from the tourist town of Rothesay. In the summer season ...

Google previewLiberal Intellectuals and Public Culture in Modern Britain, 1815-1914 (2010)

Making Words Flesh by William C. Lubenow

The present Lord Bute is a Tory Catholic, and so is the heir apparent to the title of Lord North. John Pope Hennessy1 Sometimes, as Keynes pointed out, words do not become flesh. The culturalcapital produced by liberal values had limitations ...

Google previewStockdale's edition of Shakespeare, with explanatory notes (1784)

by William Shakespeare

Bute is an obsolete word, signifying sliifc. contention. 3 Fo>lish. 4 Wee, in ttic northern dialift, signihts very little. S Cain and Judas, \h the tapestries and pictures of old, were lcprcsrnied with yrl/ptu beards. 6 Probably an allusion to the joeky ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica

by Коллектив авторов

BUTADES—BUTE,. EARL. or. “him lthanllnflucthtlotflonnaad W "Hull. 0! Skyoo, wrongly oelled Douala, the int Gmktnodellerlnday. Theateqlathathltdao'htet, amittea Iithlovelor ayoothat Corinth IMMBMQUUI'DII uhfithhmahhomapractlee ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

BUTE, an island lying to the west of Scotland, being separated from Cowal, in Argyleshire, only by a narrow channel. It it about sixteen miles in length; the broadest part from east to west is about five miles. Part of it is rocky and barren; but, from ...

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