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Definition of Butte

Butte
Butte Butte, n. [F. See Butt a bound.] A detached low mountain, or high rising abruptly from the general level of the surrounding plain; -- applied to peculiar elevations in the Rocky Mountain region. The creek . . . passes by two remarkable buttes of red conglomerate. --Ruxton.

Meaning of Butte from wikipedia

- In geomorphology, a butte (/bjuːt/) is an isolated hill with steep, often vertical sides and a small, relatively flat top; buttes are smaller landforms...
- Butte is the county seat of Silver Bow County, Montana, United States. In 1977, the city and county governments consolidated to form the sole entity of...
- Butte County is a county in California. As of the 2010 census, the po****tion was 220,000. The county seat is Oroville. Butte County comprises the Chico...
- Spencer Butte is a prominent landmark in Lane County, Oregon, United States, described in the National Geodetic Survey as "a prominent timbered butte with...
- Crested Butte is a home rule muni****lity in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. The town po****tion was 1,487 at the 2010 United States Census...
- Bear Butte is a geological laccolith feature located near Sturgis, South Dakota, United States, that was established as a State Park in 1961. An important...
- Thunder Butte (Lakota: Wakíŋyaŋ Pahá) is a prominent butte landmark located in the northwest corner of Ziebach County, South Dakota, in the United States...
- Crested Butte is a home rule muni****lity in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. Mount Crested Butte is the home of the Crested Butte Mountain...
- the 2000 census. Elephant Butte was named from Elephant Butte, a butte nearby thought to resemble an elephant. Elephant Butte was the home of the Toy-Box...
- Elephant Butte Reservoir is a reservoir on the Rio Grande in the U.S. state of New Mexico, 5 miles (8.0 km) north of Truth or Consequences. This reservoir...
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