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bourbon US English

A straight whiskey distilled from a mash having at least 51 percent corn in addition to malt and rye

Bourbon1 US English

The surname of a branch of the royal family of France. The Bourbons ruled France from 1589, when Henry IV succeeded to the throne, until the monarchy was overthrown in 1848, and reached the peak of their power under Louis XIV in the late 17th century. Members of this family have also been kings of Spain (1700–1931 and since 1975)

Bourbon2 US English

A reactionary

Bourbon1 New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

branch of the royal family of France

Bourbon2 New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

biscuit with a chocolate cream filling

Bourbon in bourbon US English

A straight whiskey distilled from a mash having at least 51 percent corn in addition to malt and rye

Bourbon County US English

A county in north central Kentucky, in the Bluegrass region, birthplace of the American whiskey type

Bourbon rose in Bourbon2 US English

A rose of a variety that flowers over a long period and has a rich scent. It arose as a natural hybrid on the island of Réunion (formerly Île de Bourbon) and was introduced into Europe in the early 19th century