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deer

deer

 
pronunciation:
dir
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part of speech: noun
inflections: deer
definition 1: any of a family of large, swift, hoofed mammals, such as the white-tailed deer or the reindeer, the males of which usu. have antlers that grow and are shed yearly.
 
definition 2: any of various smaller mammals resembling the deer.
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