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hunting

noun [U] uk   /ˈhʌn.tɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɪŋ/
B2 chasing and killing an animal or bird for food, sport, or profit: deer hunting a hunting dog/rifleB2 in Britain, the chasing and killing of animals, especially foxes, for sport, using dogs and riding horses
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