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beaver1

bea·ver1

beaver1

pronunciation:
bi vr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a large rodent, up to four feet long, with thick brown fur and a wide flat tail. Beavers use their long front teeth to cut down trees for food and to build dams and lodges (beaver houses). They use the dams to keep water around their lodges. Beavers live in North America, Europe, and Asia.
 
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