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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bour·bon /ˈbʊrbən, ˈbor, ˈbɔr; ||ˈbɚ/
 波旁皇族

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bour·bon n.
 1. A member of a family which has occupied several European thrones, and whose descendants still claim the throne of France.
 2. A politician who is behind the age; a ruler or politician who neither forgets nor learns anything; an obstinate conservative.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Bourbon
      n 1: a reactionary politician in the United States (usually from
           the South)
      2: whiskey distilled from a mash of corn and malt and rye and
         aged in charred oak barrels
      3: a member of the European royal family that ruled France
      4: a European royal line that ruled in France (from 1589-1793)
         and Spain and Naples and Sicily [syn: Bourbon dynasty]