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1. Derogatory A chubby or fat person.
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1. (Animals) another name for bufflehead
2. informal derogatory a chubby or fat person
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(ˈbʌt ərˌbɔl)

1. a chubby person.
2. Northeastern U.S. the bufflehead.
3. a small spherical pat of butter.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.butterball - a rotund individualbutterball - a rotund individual      
large person - a person of greater than average size
2.butterball - small North American diving duckbutterball - small North American diving duck; males have bushy head plumage
duck - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
Bucephala, genus Bucephala - buffleheads and goldeneyes
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[ˈbʌtəbɔːl] N (US) → gordo/a m/f
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and have them; and, as you said yourself, they're as fat as butterballs."
Butterball Turkey had to be recalled in May due to salmonella contamination and even caused an individual to be hospitalized, (https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/schwarzengrund-03-19/index.html) the Centers for Disease Control reported.
Similarly, turkey producer Butterball, Garner, N.C., introduced its line of All Natural products, with a redesigned package to draw shoppers' attention.
From the Butterball Electric Fryer to the Masterbuilt Electric Smoker, Masterbuilt strives to build products that bring family and friends together.
Range turkeys wont be as plump as a plastic-wrapped Butterball at the grocery store, but thats not the point.
Handrich has been in the food industry for more than 30 years, holding positions at Butterball LLC, ConAgra, Pinahs Co.
On Tuesday, NU Editor-In-Chief Shawn Moynihan led the conference's "Winning Strategies for Workers' Compensation Risk Management" panel with the three winners: Brian Rodgers, senior director of corporate risk management for Butterball LLC; Bob Alford, human resources manager of Cherokee County, Georgia; and Neftali Ortiz, director of risk management at Nations Roof LLC.
The senior director of corporate risk management for Butterball LLC, Rodgers knows well the various risks for the 7,200 workers at its seven plant facilities, three hatcheries and four feed mills.
The boy, in this case, is middle-aged, bad-lucked Carson McCullough, and the dog is Hector, an aging butterball of a yellow Lab, who is as much a life partner to Carson as any human can be.
Butterball is just 11 weeks old but already weighs 7kg - more than twice that of his brothers and sisters.
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