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jackal

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈdʒæk.əl/
a wild animal like a dog that lives in Africa and southern Asia and eats animals that have died or been killed by others
Translations of “jackal”
in Vietnamese chó rừng…
in Spanish chacal…
in Thai หมาใน…
in Malaysian serigala…
in French chacal…
in German der Schakal…
in Chinese (Traditional) 豺,胡狼…
in Indonesian anjing hutan…
in Russian шакал…
in Turkish çakal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 豺,亚洲胡狼…
in Polish szakal…
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