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English definition of “quarry”


noun [U] (PERSON/ANIMAL)   /ˈkwɑr·i, ˈkwɔr·i/
a person , animal , or group being hunted or looked for: Using video cameras can be tricky for researchers trying to blend in with their quarry .
(Definition of quarry noun (PERSON/ANIMAL) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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