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hare

hare

 
 
pronunciation:
heIr
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part of speech: noun
inflections: hare, hares
definition: a small mammal with long ears. Hares are large rabbits with very strong back legs used for jumping. Various kinds of hares live in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North and Central America.
 
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