Buff-stick

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Buff-stick a wheel or stick covered with buff-leather or the like, and sprinkled with emery, for polishing
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. buffle, a buffalo.

Usage

In literature:

BUFF-TIP moth, resembles a broken stick, 62.
"Contributions to the Theory of Natural Selection" by Alfred Russel Wallace
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