Definitions for "Butte"
Keywords:  mesa, hill, steep, summit, conspicuous
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.
A small (~10ac), conspicuous, isolated hill bounded by cliffs.
A small, isolated, flat-topped hill resulting from the erosion of near-horizontal strata. The sediments of Fossil Butte actually dip eastward a few degrees below the horizontal.
a bump on the landscape," interjected Stacy
a town in southwestern Montana; center for mining copper