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Meaning of BUFFY

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Buff"y\, a. (Med.)
Resembling, or characterized by, buff.

{Buffy coat}, the coagulated plasma of blood when the red
   corpuscles have so settled out that the coagulum appears
   nearly colorless. This is common in diseased conditions
   where the corpuscles run together more rapidly and in
   denser masses than usual. --Huxley.

 

 

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