American buffalo

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n American buffalo large shaggy-haired brown bison of North American plains
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Usage

In literature:

BILL, Buffalo, alias W. F. Cody, the delight of the American boy.
"Who Was Who: 5000 B. C. to Date" by Anonymous
To popularize this idea, a Pan-American Exposition was arranged at Buffalo in 1901.
"The Path of Empire" by Carl Russell Fish
Chicago, 1893; gold and bronze medals at Atlanta Exposition; diploma at Pan-American, Buffalo, 1901.
"Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D." by Clara Erskine Clement
McKinley was assassinated on September 6, 1901, at the Pan-American Exposition at Buffalo, by an Anarchist.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol XII." by Arthur Mee
The Pan-American Exposition at Buffalo has just closed.
"Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Theodore Roosevelt
About 15,000 each of American bear and buffalo skins were used last year.
"Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon" by Robert A. Sterndale
Fort Erie on the Canadian side faces Buffalo and Black Rock on the American side.
"Canada: the Empire of the North" by Agnes C. Laut
I question if Norse heroes of the sea could boast more thrilling adventure than the wild buffalo hunts of American plain-rangers.
"Lords of the North" by A. C. Laut
The American Bison, now familiarly called a Buffalo, exists in vast herds in the prairies of the New World.
"Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals" by R. Lee
In the meantime the Pan-American Exposition at Buffalo, New York, had been opened, and day after day it was thronged with visitors.
"American Boy's Life of Theodore Roosevelt" by Edward Stratemeyer
Erie was eventually evacuated, while the Americans concentrated their strength at Buffalo.
"Canada" by J. G. Bourinot
Upon invitation President and Mrs. McKinley visited the Pan-American Exposition at Buffalo.
"History of the United States, Volume 5" by E. Benjamin Andrews
Buffaloes of this kind do not have long hair on their necks, like the American buffaloes.
"The Wonders of the Jungle" by Prince Sarath Ghosh
Born in Buffalo of American parents.
"The Social Work of the Salvation Army" by Edwin Gifford Lamb
Millard Fillmore hailed from Buffalo and Grover Cleveland went from that city to occupy the highest office in the gift of the American people.
"The Greater Republic" by Charles Morris
American black-flies or Buffalo gnats.
"Handbook of Medical Entomology" by William Albert Riley
Physically it is a great, overgrown American town, like Buffalo or St. Paul.
"Abroad at Home" by Julian Street
Buffalo, the Queen City of the Lakes; New Haven, the City of Elms, &c. I think the American imagination is more florid than ours.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. 3, No. 15, August, 1851" by Various
Like the North American buffalo, it has wallowing places.
"The Gold Diggings of Cape Horn" by John R. Spears
Buffalo Bill said this was an escaped American horse which had fled to solitude with the rider's blood upon his saddle.
"Buffalo Land" by W. E. Webb
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In news:

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Matt Schilz threw for one touchdown and ran for another Friday as Bowling Green defeated Buffalo 21-7 in the Mid-American Conference teams' regular-season finale.
The Turkish Cultural Center at Buffalo was founded in December 2005 by the Turkish-American community in Buffalo to increase awareness of Turkish culture , music, literature and arts in the society.
This fall, the Ludden Library at Laramie County Community College will welcome a dime novel display and discussion with Dr John C Rumm, Curator of Western American History at the Buffalo Bill Museum in Cody, Wyoming.
The Darkest Africa exhibit at Buffalo's 1901 Pan American Exposition consisted of 62 people representing a variety of African tribes.
Who doesn't love All-American favorites like bacon, peanut butter and jelly, sweet corn, and Buffalo wings.
North Branch native Hunter Miska will be playing in the inaugural CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game in Buffalo, N.Y. At 6 feet tall and 171 lbs.
BUFFALO — USA Hockey will for the first time showcase its top NHL draft-eligible players in what its calling an All-American Prospects Game to be played in Buffalo.
The first American city to implement a full-scale electricity power grid was Buffalo, N.Y.
With a nearly 40 percent African-American population, Buffalo is often touted for his diversity.
Seth Jones, right, skating at the USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game in Buffalo in September, is a son for former Nugget Popeye Jones.
The 2nd Annual Fundraising Fiesta for the Bread of Life Food Pantry was Friday evening at the American Legion in Buffalo.
The Great Plains of northern Montana once again have wild American buffalo roaming their vast expanse.
The Rochester Americans have been reunited with the Buffalo Sabres.
Luke Adam had a message the Rochester Americans' coaching staff and the Buffalo Sabres' organization on Friday night.
A mobile tailgate party by Nick Ramon and his partners, Slider U delivers American sandwiches—cheeseburgers, pork barbecue, buffalo chicken, Philly cheese steaks—in miniature.
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