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1. Relating to, containing, or derived from butter.
2. Relating to or derived from butyric acid.
[From Latin būtȳrum, butter; see butter.]
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pertaining to or derived from butyric acid.
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|Adj.||1.||butyric - relating to or producing butyric acid|
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