"deer" Definition

  1. n. sing. & pl. Any animal; especially, a wild animal.
  2. n. sing. & pl. A ruminant of the genus Cervus, of many species, and of related genera of the family Cervidae. The males, and in some species the females, have solid antlers, often much branched, which are shed annually. Their flesh, for which they are hunted, is called venison.

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Position in dictionary: 25096 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n. sing. & pl., n. sing. & pl.,
Words that start with "deer": 10
Words that end with "deer": 10
Words that contain "deer": 20
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English Dictionary Definition of deer

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