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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kentucky  \Ken*tuck"y\,  n. 
  One  of  the  United  States. 
 
  {Kentucky  blue  grass}  (Bot.),  a  valuable  pasture  and  meadow 
  grass  ({Poa  pratensis}),  found  in  both  Europe  and  America. 
  See  under  {Blue  grass}. 
 
  {Kentucky  coffee  tree}  (Bot.),  a  tall  North  American  tree 
  ({Gymnocladus  Canadensis})  with  bipinnate  leaves.  It 
  produces  large  woody  pods  containing  a  few  seeds  which 
  have  been  used  as  a  substitute  for  coffee.  The  timber  is 
  very  valuable. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Kentucky 
  n  :  a  state  in  east  central  United  States;  one  of  the 
  Confederate  states  during  the  American  Civil  War;  famous 
  for  breeding  race  horses  [syn:  {Kentucky},  {Bluegrass 
  State}] 




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